- Ranks first on the Lightning and 10th (tie- Guenin) in the NHL with 64 blocked shots
- Ranks first on the Lightning in average TOI (21:49)
- Ranks first on the Lightning defense for assists (10) and second for points (11)
- Posted a +4 rating, a Lightning season-best (tie - Gudas), on Nov. 7 vs. EDM
- Recorded a three-game point streak from Oct. 24 vs. CHI to Oct. 27 at FLA (one goal, three assists)
- Scored his first goal of the season on Oct. 24 vs. CHI
USHL First All-Star Team (2003) USHL Defenseman of the Year (2003) WCHA All-Rookie Team (2004) WCHA First All-Star Team (2005, 2006) NCAA West First All-American Team (2005, 2006) NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (2005) WCHA Player of the Year (2006) Hobey Baker Memorial Award (Top U.S. Collegiate Player) (2006) NHL All-Rookie Team (2007)
Traded to Tampa Bay by San Jose with Ty Wishart, San Jose's 1st round choice (later traded to Ottawa, later traded to NY Islanders, later traded to Columbus, later traded to Anahaim Anaheim selected Kyle Palmieri) in 2009 Entry Draft and San Jose's 4th round choice (James Mullin) in 2010 Entry Draft for Dan Boyle and Brad Lukowich, July 4, 2008. Traded to Philadelphia by Tampa Bay with San Jose's 3rd round choice (previously acquired, Philadelphia selected Simon Bertilsson) in 2009 Entry Draft for Steve Eminger, Steve Downie and Tampa Bay's 4th round choice (previously acquired, Tampa Bay selected Alex Hutchings) in 2009 Entry Draft, November 7, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Tampa Bay, July 4, 2012.