2014-15: Recalled from Portland (AHL), Apr. 8 Has totaled 14-21-35 in 65 games with the Pirates Skated in 9:33 in his NHL debut at NYR, Feb. 26 Recalled from Portland , Feb. 25 Registered 10-15-25 and 38 PIM in 50 games with the Pirates and ranked 4th on the team in scoring at the time of his recall.
2013-14: Recorded 25-60-95 in 65 games with Edmonton (WHL) Finished 9th in the WHL in scoring and 5th in assists Totaled 8-15-23 in 21 postseason games, leading the Oil Kings in postseason points Helped EDM win the WHL Championship Added 4-4-8 in 5 Memorial Cup games including 2-3-5 in the Oil Kings 6-3 win over Guelph to clinch the Memorial Cup championship.
NOTES: His brother Philip is a defenseman on the Pirates.
I don't think it's really truly going to sink in until we drop the puck, to be honest. I know there's going to be a lot of smoke and mirrors with the media attention and all that. We came [Monday] and it was sort of a light day to get things organized. We just want to focus in on the business aspect, the game itself. That's what we're preparing to do. Get these next couple of days out of the way and it's game on.
— Lightning captain Steven Stamkos on playing in his first Stanley Cup Final