2013-14: Scored first short handed goal of career Mar. 31 at NJD...Played in his 300th career game Mar. 18 at SJS...Had three-game point streak (Jan.26-30: 2-1-3)...Posted goals in back-to-back games Jan. 18-20...Recorded first point of the season (goal) on Oct. 22 vs. CHI...Recorded assist Oct. 27 vs. TBL
QMJHL All-Rookie Team (2009) QMJHL First All-Star Team (2009) QMJHL Rookie of the Year (2009) Canadian Major Junior Second All-Star Team (2009) Canadian Major Junior All-Rookie Team (2009)
Signed as a free agent by Yaroslavl (KHL), September 25, 2012.
We want to make sure that whoever makes our team really makes our team by earning it and not putting them in situations where they get preference because of their status as a first-round pick or whatever it might be. That's not going to happen. Everybody has to earn their way on our team.
— Columbus Blue Jackets general manager Jarmo Kekalainen on the team's prospects at development camp