- Leads the Avalanche in takeaways (24).
- Recorded his 200th career point with an assist on Nov. 6 vs. Toronto.
- Is in his sixth NHL season.
- Won the 2014 Lady Byng Memorial Trophy for sportsmanship and gentlemanly conduct combined with a high standard of playing ability.
- Became only the second player in franchise history to win the Lady Byng Trophy, joining Joe Sakic in 2001.
- Led the team with a career-high 28 goals, the most by an Avalanche player since 2009-10 (Chris Stewart, 28).
- Also led the club in power-play goals (9) and game winners (6-tied) and ranked first among Avalanche forwards in ice time (19:49).
- Was flagged for just one minor penalty all season, joining Butch Goring (1977-78, Los Angeles) as the only players ever to receive two or fewer PIM over 80 or more games.
- Led the NHL with 83 takeaways, the second time in his career that he s paced the league in that category (2011-12).
Lady Byng Memorial Trophy (2014)
Signed as a free agent by Magnitogorsk (KHL), December 7, 2012.