Posted two assists for his first multi-point game as a member of the Stars on 10/16 at PIT
* Notched four points (1-3=4), including his first goal with the Stars, on 10/18 vs. PHI
* Tallied an assist, four shots and went 9-for-13 (69.2%) at the dot on 11/11 at ARI
* Scored his fifth goal of the season on 12/2 at TOR
* Registered two points (1-1=2) on 12/13 vs. NJD
OHL All-Rookie Team (1999) AHL All-Rookie Team (2003) AHL First All-Star Team (2005) John P. Sollenberger Trophy (AHL - Top Scorer) (2005) Les Cunningham Award (AHL MVP) (2005)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (2008, 2012)
Signed as a free agent by Rapperswil (Swiss), September 19, 2012. Traded to Dallas by Ottawa with Ludwig Karlsson for Alex Chiasson. Alexander Guptill, Nicholas Paul and Dallas' 2nd round choice in 2015 Entry Draft, July 1, 2014.