2013-14: Recorded first point of the season (assist) on Nov. 12 vs. ANA
2012-13: Completed seventh NHL season, first with New Jersey...Played in 22 games recording no points and 44 PIMs...Saw action in 22 of the last 45 games, including season-high 15 straight appearances Jan. 29-Feb. 24…Made Devils’ debut Jan. 25 vs. WSH...For lone appearance over season’s 1st 3 games...2nd on squad with 44 PIM (D. Clarkson, 78)...
Signed as a free agent by Dallas, July 18, 2006. Traded to Florida by Dallas with Dallas's 6th round choice (later traded to Nashville Nashville selected Simon Fernholm) in 2012 Entry Draft for Jake Hauswirth and Florida's 5th round choice (Henri Kiviaho) in 2012 Entry Draft, December 7, 2011. Signed as a free agent by New Jersey, July 10, 2012.
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