- Recalled under emergency conditions on Feb. 20. Was leading the Sound Tigers in goals (18) and points (40) at time of recall
- Made his NHL debut on Feb. 21 at Washington
- Recorded his first NHL point (assist) and goal on Feb. 24 vs. Arizona
- Changed to regular recall on Mar. 3
It's something that you don't really envision starting this way, but when you put the work in you don't feel like it's unwarranted. You definitely don't envision it unfolding this way, but you do think you can be successful at this level.
— Senators goalie Andrew Hammond, who defeated the Jets on Wednesday to improve to 6-0-1 since making his first NHL start on Feb. 18