Clendening, who was named an AHL All-Star twice while with Rockford in 2012-13 and 2013-14, became the first AHL defenseman to make a postseason All-Star team in each of his first two professional seasons since Dan Boyle in 1999 and '00.
Skated in season-high 15:39 on Nov. 27 at CBJ.
Equaled his career high with 3 shots on goal Nov. 25 vs. StL.
Assisted on Evgeni Malkin's GWG on Nov. 17 vs. MIN.
Made his PIT debut on Oct. 15 vs. OTT.
Recorded 1 goal and 1 assist and finished plus-3 in 4 preseason games with Pittsburgh.
Highs: G: 1 A: 1 P: 1
REGULAR-SEASON NUMBERS w/PIT: 6GP 0G-1A-1PTS
Hockey East All-Rookie Team (2011) Hockey East First All-Star Team (2012) AHL Second All-Star Team (2013) AHL First All-Star Team (2014)
Traded to Vancouver by Chicago for Gustav Forsling, January 29, 2015. Traded to Pittsburgh by Vancouver with Nick Bonino and Anaheim's 2nd round choice (previously acquired) in 2016 Entry Draft for Brandon Sutter and Pittsburgh's 3rd round compensatory choice in 2016 Entry Draft, July 28, 2015.
It's cool when you think about how many great American players have played the game and the two players that were at that 18-game point streak and what they've done in their careers. It's pretty cool right now, but it was kind of overshadowed by the loss.
— Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after breaking the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Kings