*T-1st on team in GWG (2), 2nd in hits (48), 5th in blocked shots (21)
*Registered season-high 6 hits at CAR (11/12)
*Skated season-high 20:06 vs. WPG (11/10)
*Skated in 200th career NHL game at STL (10/31)
*Recorded two goals including GWG vs. STL (10/10) - third career two-goal game
*Tallied assist and four hits at COL (10/8)
*Charitable interests include Defending The Blue Line, Gillette Children s Hospital and Humor to Fight the Tumor
*Cousins with former NHL player Tony Amonte
*During Wild s inaugural 2000-01 season: Was in kindergarten and playing for Weymouth Youth Hockey, where his Mite A team won the championship and his dad served as coach
Hockey East All-Rookie Team (2011) Hockey East Rookie of the Year (2011)
Traded to Minnesota by San Jose with Devin Setoguchi and San Jose's 1st round choice (Zack Phillips) in 2011 Entry Draft for Brent Burns and Minnesota's 2nd round choice (later traded to Tampa Bay later traded to Nashville Nashville selected Pontius Aberg) in 2012 Entry Draft, June 24, 2011.
It seems like I'm kind of making it a little difficult on myself here the last two games.
— Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after tying the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with an assist on Duncan Keith's goal with 26.6 seconds left against the Anaheim Ducks Friday