Leads NJD with 34a/54pts, 5 GWG & +17 mark...Scored 701st NHL goal Mar. 7 at Det...Posted 1,041st assist Mar. 4 vs. Det., passing M. Dionne for 9th all-time...Scored 700th goal Mar. 1 at NYI...Posted 2a Jan. 26 vs. NYR to pass M. Lemieux (1,033) for 10th...Scored 695th goal Jan. 14 at Mtl., passing M. Messier for 7th all-time...Posted 1a Jan. 11 vs. Fla.; was 1,724th career point, passing Lemieux for 7th all-time...Had points in team season-high seven straight Dec. 7-21 (2g-9a-11pts)...Scored 122nd GWG Dec. 18 vs. Ott. to establish new NHL record (2nd, G. Howe)...Has 14 multi-pt. games, including season-high 1g-2a-3pts Dec. 21 at Wsh. & Nov. 29 at Car...OT goal Nov. 21 at LA was 18th of career, extending his own NHL mark...Recorded 1g-1a-2pts Nov. 10 vs. Nsh. to reach/surpass 1,700-pt. mark in NHL career...Appeared in 1,400th NHL game Oct. 22 at CBJ; played in 1,396th NHL contest Oct. 11 at Cgy., most ever by Czech-born player (R. Hamrlik, 1,395).
* Leads the NHL in playoff scoring, registering five goals and 10 assists for 15 points; Tied for first in the league in assists (10) and sixth in goals (five).
* Notched two goals, including the game-winner, and added an assist on Thursday vs. the Penguins; Passed Mario Lemieux for 11th on the NHL's all-time playoff goals list (77 goals).
* Recorded one goal and one assist, along with 10 shots on Tuesday vs. the Penguins.
* Collected two assists on Apr. 25 at Pittsburgh.
* Notched a power play goal and added two assists on Apr. 18 at New Jersey, and in the process, registered his 100th career playoff assist and passed Mario Lemieux for 14th on the NHL's all-time playoff scoring list.
* Recorded an assist in a team-high, 20:15 of icetime among forwards on Apr. 16 vs. the Devils.
* Tallied three assists in 21:58 of icetime on Apr. 13 vs. the Devils.
* Notched a goal in a 2-1 win in Game Two on Apr. 11 at New Jersey.
Goals: 2 (May 1 vs. Pittsburgh)...Assists: 3 (Apr. 13 vs. New Jersey)...Points: 3 (three times)...Penalty Minutes: 4 (Apr. 29 vs. Pittsburgh)...Shots: 10 (twice)...Time on Ice: 21:58 (Apr. 13 vs. New Jersey)...Hits: 2 (Apr. 29 vs. Pittsburgh)...Blocked Shots: None...Plus/Minus: +1 (five times).
Career Playoff Notes:
* Two Stanley Cup Championships (1991 & 1992).
* Notched his 77th career playoff goal and passed Mario Lemieux for 11th on the NHL's all-time playoff goals list on May 1 vs. Pittsburgh.
* Tallied his 100th career playoff assist and passed Mario Lemieux for 14th on the NHL's all-time playoff scoring list on Apr. 18 at New Jersey.
* Appeared in 21 playoff games in 1992, tallying 11 goals and 13 assists for 24 points.
* Appeared in 24 games during the 1991 playoffs, registering three goals and 10 assists for 13 points.
* Has appeared in 168 postseason contests, recording 77 goals and 104 assists for 181 points; Has tallied three goals and four assists for seven points in four career playoff contests vs. Pittsburgh.
2007-2008 Regular Season vs. Pittsburgh:
* Has registered 17 goals and 19 assists for 36 points in 36 career regular season contests vs. Pittsburgh; Notched two goals and five assists for seven points in eight games this season.
2007-2008 Regular Season Missed Game Information: None.
2007-2008 Postseason Missed Game Information: None.