Scored his first goal as a Flyer on Oct. 5 at Montreal.
Returned to the lineup after missing three games due to injury on Oct. 24 vs. NY Rangers.
Recorded his seventh career hat trick on Oct. 26 at NY Islanders. It was his first since March 11, 2008, which was also against the Islanders.
Scored his first shootout goal as a Flyer on Nov. 30 at Nashville.
Recorded his 500th career assist on Jan. 12 at NY Rangers
QMJHL All-Rookie Team (1997) QMJHL Offensive Rookie of the Year (1997) Canadian Major Junior Rookie of the Year (1997) QMJHL First All-Star Team (1998) Canadian Major Junior First All-Star Team (1998) NHL Second All-Star Team (2007) Maurice "Rocket" Richard Trophy (2007) King Clancy Memorial Trophy (2008) NHL Foundation Player Award (2008)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (2003, 2007, 2008, 2009)
Signed as a free agent by Kazan (Russia), November 4, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Philadelphia, July 6, 2013.
I've been getting frustrated lately, and the only thing keeping me sane was the team winning and other people stepping up and scoring. Then you just kind of let it go and realize you can end the series with one shot, that frustration goes away for a brief moment, and that's what happened.
— Montreal forward Max Pacioretty after scoring the series-winner in Game 4 -- his first career playoff goal -- to eliminate the Lightning and send the Canadiens into the second round