- Signed by Anaheim to a two-year entry-level contract, Mar. 23
- Appeared in 40 games for the University of Minnesota-Duluth Bulldogs (UMD) in 2009-10, scoring 12-28=40 points...ranked sixth among WCHA leaders in assists and third in PPP (6-17=23)...also finished second on UMD in assists, tied for third in scoring and fourth in goals as one of seven Bulldogs to appear in all 40 UMD games...following the season, was named Inside College Hockey’s Breakthrough Player of the Year in the WCHA
- Played three seasons with UMD, collecting 13-34=47 points with 30 PIM in 82 games...his 40-point gain from his sophomore to junior seasons represented the second largest one-year scoring improvement of any UMD player in 17 seasons
Obviously a lot happened in a short period of time. At the end of the day, considering everything I went through, I really felt close to my teammates and I really feel like what we accomplished, I know we didn't win it all. ... I'm really proud of how we got there and what we did once we got there.
— Rangers forward Martin St. Louis to Jim Cerny of BlueshirtsUnited.com