|NUMBER:||67||BIRTHDATE:||November 20, 1988 (AGE 25)|
|HEIGHT:||6' 2"||BIRTHPLACE:||New Canaan, CT, United States|
|WEIGHT:||217||DRAFTED:||MTL / 2007 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Left||ROUND:||1st (22nd overall)|
|Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy||2011-2012|
Recorded 3 shots on Oct. 1 vs. TOR… Missed 1 game (Oct. 5 vs. PHI) due to an upper-body injury suffered on Oct. 2 vs. TOR… Registered 1 assist and 4 shots on Oct. 9 at CGY… Scored a goal on 4 shots on Oct. 10 at EDM… Scored a goal on Oct. 12 at VAN… Returned to action and totaled 5 shots on Nov. 2 at COL, after missing 8 games due to a hamstring injury suffered on Oct.15 at WPG… Compiled 8 shots on Nov. 15 at CBJ… Completed his 2nd career hat trick on 10 shots on Nov. 19 vs. MIN… Totaled 2 goals and a +2 differential on Nov. 23 vs. PIT… Produced 3 points (2-1-3), a +2 differential and 10 shots on Nov. 30 vs. TOR… Led the team in Nov. with 7 goals, 2 powerplay goals (tied with B. Gallagher and L. Eller), 2 winning goals and 59 shots…
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It's about time. I've waited a lot of games for this as an Av and I felt right after the goal, you've got 50 pounds off your shoulders. Your head is a little higher and the play slows down for you.