- Leads the Avalanche in shots (102) and power-play goals (3-tied).
- Is tied for third on the club in points (19) and goals (7).
- Picked up his third career fighting major on Dec. 11 vs. Winnipeg.
- Tallied his first multi-goal game of the season and sixth of his NHL career on Nov. 25 at Arizona.
- Appeared in his 200th NHL game on Opening Night at Minnesota on Oct. 9.
- Is entering his fourth NHL season, his third as team captain.
- Set career highs and finished second on the Avalanche in points (65), goals (26) and assists (39-tied) last season.
- Was named team captain of the Avalanche on Sept. 4, 2012, becoming the youngest captain in NHL history (19 years, 286 days).
- Was 11 days younger than Sidney Crosby, who was 19 years, 297 days when he was named captain of the Pittsburgh Penguins on May 31, 2007.
- Is just the fourth captain in Avalanche history, joining Joe Sakic, Adam Foote and Milan Hejduk.
OHL All-Rookie Team (2010) NHL All-Rookie Team (2012) Calder Memorial Trophy (2012)
Signed as a free agent by Djurgarden (Sweden-2), October 3, 2012.