Assisted on GWG Feb. 9 vs. Edmonton, Feb. 4 vs. NY Rangers & Jan. 19 vs. Calgary...Skated in 500th NHL game Jan. 19 vs. Calgary...Missed two games Jan. 6-8 (upper body)...Recorded 2a/reached the 200-pt. mark in his NHL career Dec. 3 at Carolina...Made NJ debut Nov. 27 vs. Montreal...Signed one-year, two-way contract Nov. 27; joined team as a PTO on Nov. 18 Also skated with team as PTO in training camp 2014-15: Split season between San Jose (25 games), Worcester (AHL, 3) and the NY Islanders (13) Totaled 6g-8a-14pts in 38 NHL appearances Scored 2g Dec. 4 vs. Boston (GWG) Traded by Sharks to the Isles for a 7th round choice in the 2015 Entry Draft on Mar. 2 Saw action in three playoff games for NYI OTHER: An eight-year NHL veteran; has career totals of 86g-119a-205pts and 231 PIM in 506 regular season contests...Posted career highs across the board with 21g-24a-45pts and 37 PIM in 80 games in 2010-11 Has 12g-15a-27pts and 27 PIM in 79 playoff games Won Stanley Cup with Pittsburgh in 2009.
Traded to San Jose by Pittsburgh for San Jose's 2nd round choice (later traded to Columbus Columbus selected Dillon Heatherington) in 2013 Entry Draft, June 30, 2013. Traded to NY Islanders by San Jose for Tampa Bay's 7th round choice (previously acquired, later traded to Vancouver Vancouver selected Tate Olson) in 2015 Entry Draft, March 2, 2015.
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