Hockey East First All-Star Team (2011) NCAA East First All-American Team (2011) Hockey East Player of the Year (2011)
Signed as a free agent by Pittsburgh, March 28, 2011. Traded to Columbus by Pittsburgh for Spencer Machacek, February 6, 2014.
The old saying in hockey is 'weather the storm.' I put the notion in their heads that we don't want to weather the storm, we want to push just as hard and matched their work ethic. I thought our guys exceeded that in the first period.
— Edmonton Oilers coach Dallas Eakins after their loss to the Nashville Predators on Thursday