|NUMBER:||17||BIRTHDATE:||December 10, 1981 (AGE 32)|
|HEIGHT:||6' 2"||BIRTHPLACE:||Lac La Biche, AB, Canada|
Played 15:21 and recorded 2 shots on Oct. 1 vs. TOR… Recorded 2 points (1-1-2) a +1 differential on Oct. 5 vs. PHI… Played his 500th career game in the NHL on Oct. 9 at CGY… Registered 5 shots on Oct. 12 at VAN… Scored a goal on Oct.17 vs. CBJ… Tallied a goal on Oct. 24 vs. ANA… Led the team in Oct. with 3 powerplay goals (tied with T. Plekanec)… Collected 5 hits on Nov. 2 at COL… Totaled 5 shots on Nov. 15 at CBJ… Recorded 5 shots on Nov. 30 vs. TOR… Returned to action on Dec. 17 vs. PHX, after missing 7 games with an upper body injury suffered on Dec. 2 vs. NJD… Registered 6 shots on Jan. 14 vs. NJD… Played his 100th career game with the Canadiens on Jan. 16 at OTT… Tallied 1 goal on 5 shots on Jan. 22 at PIT… Obtained 2 points (1-1-2) and 6 shots on March 22 at TOR… Produced 2 goals (including the game-winning) and a +2 differential on April 18 at TBL… Scored a goal on 8 shots on April 20 vs. TBL…
I've been getting frustrated lately, and the only thing keeping me sane was the team winning and other people stepping up and scoring. Then you just kind of let it go and realize you can end the series with one shot, that frustration goes away for a brief moment, and that's what happened.