2013-14: Recorded first two-goal game and first three-point game of his career Apr. 10 vs. TOR...Registered two assists Mar. 13 at TBL...Currently riding career high four game point streak (0-5-5; Mar. 7-13)...Recorded first multi-point game of NHL career (1-1-2) Mar. 1 at CBJ...Netted a goal Dec. 5 vs. WPG...Scored a goal Nov. 27 vs. NYR...Had three-game point streak (0-3-3: Nov. 15-19)...Had three-game point scoring streak (1-2-3; Nov. 7-10)...Recorded first NHL assist on Oct. 17 vs. BOS...Scored first goal of the season Oct. 27 vs. TBL.
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