Birthplace: Grand Rapids, Minn.
Contract Status: Through 2015-16 season
Career PPG (16), SHG (0), GWG (5)
HOME: 23 GP, 13 points (2G-11A), 12 PIM, +1 ROAD: 23 GP, 14 points (1G-13A), 6 PIM, +4
* Shares sixth among league defensemen with 27 points (3G-24A)
* Leads all Stars with 24 assists this season
* Has tallied 14 points (3G-11A) over his last 16 games
* Tallied two points (1G-1A), three shots, two hits and four blocks against the Kings on April 21
* Recorded his fourth multi-point game of the season (2A) on March 31 vs. Los Angeles
* Recorded his 100th career NHL assist on Jan. 26 against St. Louis
Dallas' record when recording multi-point game: 3-1-1
MULTI-POINT GAMES (5): (5) 2 PTS, (0) 3 PTS, (0) 4+ PTS
DID YOU KNOW...
* Got married last summer
* He played for three seasons for the University of Minnesota and was the WCHA Player of the Year in 2006-07
* He scored the last goal of 2010-11 and the first of 2011-12 for Dallas
WCHA All-Rookie Team (2005) WCHA Second All-Star Team (2006) WCHA First All-Star Team (2007) NCAA West First All-American Team (2007) AHL All-Rookie Team (2008)
Traded to Dallas by Pittsburgh for James Neal and Matt Niskanen, February 21, 2011.