Leads NJ with 15g-25a-40pts; is most points in a season since 2009-10 (28g-20a-48pts in 80 games)...Recorded 1a Feb. 9 at Edmonton & Feb. 6 vs. Washington...Posted 1g-1a-2pts (PPG) Feb. 2 vs. NY Rangers for eighth multi-pt. game of the season...Named NHL's Second Star of the Week for the week ending Jan. 24; tied for NHL-lead with 4g in three games (4g-1a-5pts)...Had points in four straight Jan. 16-23 (4g-2a-6pts)...Scored 2g Jan. 23 at Winnipeg for first multi-goal game with NJ...Recorded 400th NHL point with 1a Jan. 16 at Arizona...Had points in a team season-high five straight games Dec. 3-11 (2g-3a-5pts)...Also had points in four straight Oct. 18-24 (2g-3a-5pts)...Notched 1g-1a-2pts & netted the GDG Oct. 22 at Ottawa...Scored 4th career OT goal Oct. 18 at NY Rangers...Had points in back-to-back games four times...2014-15: Split season with NY Rangers (53 games) and Winnipeg (18); traded to Jets for C. Klingberg on Mar. 1...Recorded 15g-13a-28pts overall; had 6g-4a-10pts with Jets.
ECAC All-Rookie Team (2002) ECAC First All-Star Team (2004, 2005) NCAA East First All-American Team (2004) NCAA East Second All-American Team (2005)
Traded to Toronto by St. Louis for Alexander Steen and Carlo Colaiacovo, November 24, 2008. Traded to Phoenix by Toronto for Matt Jones and Phoenix's 4th (later traded to Washington Washington selected Philipp Grubauer) and 7th (later traded to Edmonton Edmonton selected Kellen Jones) round choices in 2010 Entry Draft, March 3, 2010. Traded to Calgary by Phoenix for Daymond Langkow, August 29, 2011. Traded to Pittsburgh by Calgary for Pittsburgh's 3rd round choice (later traded to Chicago Chicago selected Matt Iacopelli) in 2014 Entry Draft, March 5, 2014. Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, July 19, 2014. Traded to Winnipeg by NY Rangers for Carl Klingberg, March 1, 2015.