Recorded his third career three-point game, picking up a goal and two assists on Dec. 31 at Calgary.
Played a career-high 21:40 on Jan. 2. His previous career high was 21:19 on April 7, 2012 at Pittsburgh.
WHL Rookie of the Year (2008) Canadian Major Junior All-Rookie Team (2008) WHL East Second All-Star Team (2009, 2011) WHL East First All-Star Team (2010)
Traded to Philadelphia by Los Angeles with Wayne Simmonds and Los Angeles' 2nd round choice (Devin Shore) in 2012 Entry Draft for Mike Richards and the righjts to Rob Bordson, June 23, 2011.
Not only is it a great idea, but if you don't [start using analytics] you're going to fall behind. You have to be on the cutting edge. It was [Arizona Coyotes assistant general manager] Darcy Regier who said, 'If you didn't invent it, you have to be the second- or third-best copier, because if you're fourth or fifth you've got no chance.'
— Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock on his interest in advanced statistical analysis