2014-15: Scored first goal in CBJ uniform 11/25 vs. WPG... Posted first point (assist) in CBJ uniform 11/21 vs. BOS... Recorded hit, blocked shot and takeaway on 17:11 TOI in CBJ debut 11/15 vs. SJS... Posted two penalty minutes in seven games with STL prior to being acquired on 11/15.
2013-14: Blues were 16-8-3 when he dressed... Broke a 38-gm goal drought with his first as a Blue on 2/4 vs. OTT... Posted points in consecutive games on 1/7 and 1/9 (0-3-3).
Career: Posted a career high 13 goals and 35 points in 2010-11... In 2002-03, he led all Calgary rookies with 14 points (4g, 10a) in his first NHL season... Won the 2002 NCAA National Championships with Minnesota and earned the Hobey Baker Award as the best collegiate hockey player... Represented the United States in several world tournaments including the 2006 Winter Olympics.
WCHA All-Rookie Team (1999) WCHA Second All-Star Team (2000) WCHA First All-Star Team (2001, 2002) NCAA West First All-American Team (2001) Hobey Baker Memorial Award (Top U.S. Collegiate Player) (2002)
Traded to Calgary by Anaheim for Andrei Nazarov and Calgary's 2nd round choice (later traded to Phoenix, later traded back to Calgary Calgary selected Andrei Taratukhin) in 2001 Entry Draft, September 26, 2000. Traded to Colorado by Calgary with Calgary's 2nd round choice (Codey Burki) in 2006 Entry Draft and Calgary's 2nd round choice (Trevor Cann) in 2007 Entry Draft for Alex Tanguay, June 24, 2006. Missed majority of 2006-07 due to off-season hernia surgery, groin injury and wrist injury vs. Calgary, February 15, 2007. Traded to Calgary by Colorado for Ryan Wilson, Lawrence Nycholat and Montreal's 2nd round choice (previously acquired, Colorado selected Stefan Elliott) in 2009 Entry Draft, March 4, 2009. Traded to Florida by Calgary with Phoenix's 3rd round choice (previously acquired, Florida selected Josh Birkholz) in 2009 Entry Draft for Jay Bouwmeester, June 27, 2009. Traded to Pittsburgh by Florida for Pittsburgh's 2nd round choice (Connor Brickley) in 2010 Entry Draft, March 1, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Buffalo, July 1, 2010. Traded to St. Louis by Buffalo for St. Louis' 2nd (Justin Bailey) and 5th (Anthony Florentino) round choices in 2013 Entry Draft, March 30, 2013. Missed majority of 2013-14 due to hand (November 7, 2013 vs. Calgary) and ankle (February 8, 2014 vs. Winnipeg) injuries.