Scored his 1st career goal Dec. 15 vs. TB (Nabokov).
His plus-1 is tied for 3rd on the team.
Accumulated a playoff career-high of 16:31 TOI in Game 3 vs. New York.
Skated 10:20 in his NHL playoff debut in Game 1 at New York.
2014-15 REGULAR SEASON:
Recalled from WBS Apr. 12.
Appeared in 8 games with the Penguins this season.
Logged a season-high 19:51 minutes while skating on top pair w/Kris Letang Dec. 29 at NJ.
Recorded a career-high 3 shots Dec. 6 vs. OTT.
Led all WBS defensemen with 29 assists and 33 points in 62 games upon recall.
His plus-25 is 2nd-best on WBS and 4th-highest in the AHL.
Had a season-long 4-game assist streak (5A) with WBS from Nov. 8-15.
Notched his 1st NHL point w/ assist on Chris Conner's goal vs. TOR Dec. 16, 2013.
Played 3 years at Boston College ('09-12).
Helped Eagles win 2010 and '12 national championships.
Hobey Baker Award finalist in '11-12.
HIGHS: G: 1 A: 1 P: 1
He's only 17 but he can see the ice so well and he moves the puck and goes to the open ice all the time, so I just think he's a player that is ready to play in the NHL. I'm really looking forward to coaching someone like this.
— U.S. National Junior Team coach Ron Wilson on Auston Matthews, the projected No. 1 pick of the 2016 NHL Draft