|NUMBER:||77||BIRTHDATE:||January 10, 1983 (AGE 31)|
|HEIGHT:||6' 2"||BIRTHPLACE:||Bloomington, MN, United States|
|WEIGHT:||206||DRAFTED:||COL / 2002 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Right||ROUND:||4th (129th overall)|
2013-2014: Had three-game point streak posting two assists in each game (Jan. 21-26: 0-6-6)...Registered two assists Jan. 24 vs COL...Recorded two points (0-2-2) Jan. 21 at BUF...Recorded a pair of assists Dec. 29 vs. MTL...Recorded GWG and added an assist Dec. 19 at OTT...Tied a career-high with three assists on Nov. 16 at COL...Recorded an assist, three shots and plus-2 on 24:41 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.