2013-14: Recalled from Marlies (AHL) Oct. 24 ... Assigned to Marlies Oct. 23 ... Collected 1st NHL assist Oct. 22 vs. ANA ... Scored 1st NHL goal and named 2nd star Oct. 17 vs. CAR (Ward) ... Made NHL debut Oct. 10 at NSH ... Recalled from Marlies Oct. 9 ... Has played 3 games with Marlies collecting 1 assist ... Played 4 preseason games with the Leafs, collecting 4 pts (3g, 1a) with 10 shots.
2012-13: Played 34 games for Sudbury collecting 44 pts (19g, 25a) with 34 PIMs ... Named OHL Player of Week Oct. 7 with 6 goals in 3 games ... Played 2 games for OHL in CAN/RUS Subway Super Series ... Played 29 games for Kitchener collecting 29 pts (10g, 19a) with 18 PIMs ... Ranked 1st on Kitchener in total assists (44) and points (73) ... Played 10 playoff games for Kitchener collecting 12 pts (3g, 9a) with 8 PIMs ... Ranked 1st (tie) in playoff points ... Played 4 games for the Marlies (AHL) collecting 2 assists with 2 PIMs ... Played 3 playoff games for the Marlies collecting 1 assist.
It's a tribute to him, and everything he's done and deserved is coming to fruition tonight with his jersey in the rafters. He's going to be a first-ballot Hall of Famer. And I said today, if he's not, take my stuff out. If he doesn't deserve to be in there first ballot, no one does. Except for (Wayne) Gretzky, I guess.
— Hockey Hall of Fame member Brett Hull on former teammate Mike Modano, whose No. 9 was retired by the Dallas Stars on Saturday