- Scored his team-leading 14th goal of the season on Nov. 22 vs. MIN
- Recorded a six-game point streak (four goals, five assists) from Nov. 8 vs. CBJ - Nov. 17 at NYR
- Posted a goal and two assists, earning first star honors on Nov. 17 at NYR
- Ranks tied for second in the NHL for goals with 14 and is tied for fifth for points with 24
- Registered his eighth career hat trick with a three-goal performance on Oct. 13 vs. MTL
OHL Second All-Star Team (2008) Canadian Major Junior First All-Star Team (2008) Maurice "Rocket" Richard Trophy (2010) (tied with Sidney Crosby) NHL Second All-Star Team (2011, 2012) Maurice "Rocket" Richard Trophy (2012)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (2011, 2012)
Missed majority of 2013-14 due to leg injury at Boston, November 11, 2013.
When somebody goes out and is there to score goals, but is also there to make some big hits, fight, do all of those things, and he has a great mustache, it was great to see him get that hit and get everybody going.
— Colin Wilson on teammate Eric Nystrom, who scored a goal in Predators' win vs. Kings