|NUMBER:||24||BIRTHDATE:||April 17, 1982 (AGE 32)|
|HEIGHT:||6' 0"||BIRTHPLACE:||Mississauga, ON, Canada|
|WEIGHT:||195||DRAFTED:||TOR / 2000 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Right||ROUND:||1st (24th overall)|
2013-14: Recorded a goal and an assist Mar. 14 vs. NJ...Agreed to a two-year extension with the Florida Panthers on Mar. 4...Had two-goal game Feb. 27 vs. WSH...Had four-game point streak (Jan. 26-Feb. 1: 3-1-4)...Posted goals in back to back games (Jan. 26-28)...Had five-game point streak (3-4-7: Dec.29-Jan. 9)...Recorded a pair of assists Dec. 29 vs. MTL...Posted points in three straight games (2-1-3; Nov. 16-21)...Recorded six points (4-2-6) in five games (Oct. 8-15)...Posted three points (2-1-3) Oct. 11 vs PIT...Recorded a goal Oct. 10 at TBL...Scored goal Oct. 8 at PHI...Recorded two shots in 14:38 TOI in Panther debut Oct. 3 at DAL.
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You don't see many. The [Drew] Doughtys, the [P.K.] Subbans, those are guys that create offense from the back and then on top of that ability, the size that he has. In the West you play against some pretty big players, and being able to clear the crease and contain the [Ryan] Getzlafs and the [Corey] Perrys and [Anze] Kopitars and players like that, we're excited about him going back there.