Averages .83 points-per-game with Pittsburgh in 2014-15 compared to his .60 points-per-game average while with NSH from 2008-14.
Is 2nd among PIT wingers with 14 goals.
Ranks 3rd on the Penguins with 129 shots.
His 30 points are 5th on the PIT.
Has hit the 30 point-plateau for the 2nd consecutive season and 5th time in the last 6 years.
Had a career-long 5-game assist streak from Nov. 15-26 (5 total).
Tied a career-high w/3PTS (2G-1A) vs. BUF on Nov. 8 and NYI on Oct. 18.
Has recorded 48 points (23G-25A) over his last 47 games (1.02 PPG) dating back to last season.
Led all NSH FWD's with 6 GWGs and a career-high 31A and 53PTS (22G-31A) in 2013-14.
Is 1 of only 3 players picked last overall (230th, 2005) to play 100 games and score 20 goals.
HIGHS: G: 2 A: 3 P: 3
SHOOTOUT NUMBERS w/PGH: 0 G, 1 Att, 0.0 Pct
REGULAR-SEASON NUMBERS WITH PITTSBURGH: 36GP 14G-16A-30PTS
Signed as a free agent by Martigny (Swiss-2), October 2, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Djurgarden (Sweden-2), November 12, 2012. Traded to Pittsburgh by Nashville with Nick Spaling for James Neal, June 27, 2014.