|NUMBER:||6||BIRTHDATE:||February 19, 1983|
|HEIGHT:||6' 4"||BIRTHPLACE:||Boston, MA, United States|
|WEIGHT:||209||DRAFTED:||PIT / 2002 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Left||ROUND:||1st (5th overall)|
2013-14: Recalled from San Antonio on Mar. 23...Had 20 points (4-16-20) in 40 games at time of recall...Made his Panther debut Oct. 3 at DAL, recording two shots on 18:26 TOI.
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I downplayed the first one because I thought it's just a hockey game. We just want to win the game; it's against our rival and we want the two points. I downplayed it, but now having gone through the first one I look back and say, 'Geez, that was really cool.' I think as I've grown a bit older I've got a lot more appreciation for what we're allowed to do every day.