2014-15: Made his season debut Feb. 24 at CHI...Recalled by Florida on Feb. 23...Recorded 29 points (18-11 29) in 53 games for San Antonio (AHL)...Owned a four-game point streak (4-1 5) Feb. 28 - Jan. 3...Recorded a season-high four points (2-2 4) Nov. 21 at TEX...Notched a season-high three assists Nov. 9 vs. OKC.
I'm very excited about what happened today. We've worked on this deal with Toronto for a month, or over a month. It got a little bit of legs on draft day, but it really heated up last night, and we were able to complete the deal today.
— Penguins GM Jim Rutherford on Phil Kessel, who he acquired from the Maple Leafs in a trade on Wednesday