2013-14 Notes: Has 3-2=5 totals in his last 5 games, including his 3rd career regular season hat trick on 3/4 vs. Florida, and has 7-12=19 totals in his last 18 contests ... The Bruins are 33-4-2 in games in which he has a point ... 14 multi-pt gms … Longest pt streak: 7 (2-8=10, 10/12-26) … Fighting majors: 0 … Injured: 0.
Fun Facts: Tied for 3rd in the NHL last year with 5 GWGs ... Has led the NHL in playoff scoring in 2 of the last 3 post-seasons ... Has missed just 14 of 482 regular season games since his 12/30/07 recall from the AHL ... His goal with .8 remaining in regulation 10/24 vs. San Jose was the 1st Boston last-second GWG since 10/14/02 (Sergei Samsonov at Colorado) ... Played for the Czech Republic at the 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi (1-2=3 totals in 5 gp).
Signed as a free agent by Pardubice (CzRep), October 3, 2012.
It was kind of touching. I didn't know really what to expect. I'm very appreciative and thankful for the people that supported me in my time here ... as I said, we'll move back to the area at some point in our life.
— Toronto coach Randy Carlyle on the video tribute and ovation he received in his first game back in Anaheim, a 3-1 win for the Maple Leafs