*Netted GWG in Game 6 win vs. STL (4/26/15) to help Minnesota clinch playoff series at home for first time in franchise history
*Set career highs in points, assists, shots, game-winning goals and games played
*Ranked T-4th on team in plus/minus
*Tallied 16 points (5-11=16) and plus-11 in last 25 games played
*Charitable interests include visits to Children s Hospital
*Not only is golf his favorite sport to watch and play, an Arnold Palmer iced tea is his favorite drink
*Summer vacations included a fishing trip to northern Saskatchewan and Mexico with Haula and Kuemper
*During the Wild s inaugural season in 2000-01: Played Bantam hockey
WCHA Second All-Star Team (2009, 2010, 2011)
Signed as a free agent by Minnesota, April 19, 2011.
It's an incredible feeling just to see it go in and see the Joe go pretty crazy. Ever since the introduction there, I was kind of feeling the nerves, and to put that one home, I started to feel comfortable and I thought my play started to pick up.
— Nineteen-year-old Red Wings forward Dylan Larkin after scoring a goal in his NHL debut
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