2010-11: Was assessed a fighting major while making his NHL debut on Dec. 18 at Philadelphia following his recall from Connecticut (AHL) on Dec. 17. ... Registered a team-high, seven hits and logged a season-high, 12:53 on Jan. 19 vs. Toronto. 2009-10: Recalled to the Rangers on April 4 and was a healthy scratch for the final four games of the season.
2010-11: Ranked third on Connecticut in goals (18) and power play goals (7), tied for third in game-winning goals (three), tied for fourth in shorthanded goals (1), and ranked fifth in power play assists (10). ... Tied his career-high with a six-game scoring streak from Jan. 25 vs. Providence to Feb. 13 at Providence, registering nine points (four goals, five assists) over the span. ... Recorded 10 multi-point performances, including back-to-back three-point efforts on March 6 at Worcester (one goal, two assists) and March 8 at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (three assists). His three assists on March 8 marked a career-high. 2009-10: Established career-highs in goals (28), assists (22), points (50), penalty minutes (114), power play goals (four), shorthanded goals (five), game-winning goals (seven) and shots (177), and tied his career-high with a plus-8 rating for the Hartford Wolf Pack (AHL). ... Tied for the AHL lead in shorthanded goals (five). … Led the team and tied for fourth in the league in game-winning goals. ... Ranked second on the team in goals and shots, third in points, fifth in penalty minutes, tied for fourth in power play goals and plus/minus rating, and seventh in assists. … Tied for 14th in the AHL in goals. ... Posted a career-high, 11 multi-point efforts, including four multi-goal performances. … Finished the season riding a career-high, seven-game point streak prior to his recall to the Rangers on Apr. 4, registering 10 points (six goals and four assists) from Mar. 21 vs. Providence to Apr. 3 at Springfield. … Reached the 20-goal mark for the first time in his career on Mar. 6 at Hamilton. ... Posted two, four-game goal streaks -- from Jan. 6 at Lowell to Jan. 10 at Providence (five goals) and Mar. 28 at Providence to Apr. 3 at Springfield (four goals). … Named the AHL Player of the Week for the period ending on Jan. 10, registering five goals in four road games over the span. 2008-09: Skated in 74 games with Hartford, registering 11 goals and 12 assists for 23 points, along with 64 penalty minutes. ... Led all Wolf Pack rookies in goals, and finished second on the team among first-year players in assists and points. ... Recorded four points (two goals and two assists), his first multi-point effort as a professional, on Mar. 21 at Springfield. ... Tallied his first professional point with an assist on Oct. 18 at Toronto. ... Made his AHL debut on Oct. 11 against Springfield.
2007-08: Established career-highs in goals (29) and points (50). ... Led the Swift Current Broncos (WHL) in goals, ranked fifth in points and tied for sixth in penalty minutes (84). ... Also tied for the team lead in power play goals (13) and shorthanded goals (three). ... Recorded a career-high, five-game points streak from Nov. 9 vs. Medicine Hat to Nov. 18 vs. Saskatoon, registering eight points (five goals and three assists) over the span. … Notched his first career hat trick and tallied a career-high, four points (three goals and one assist) on Jan. 16 vs. Red Deer. … Also tied for the team lead in playoff goals (seven), tied for second in playoff points (13) and ranked third in playoff assists (six). 2006-07: Established career-highs in games played (67), assists (25) and penalty minutes (94). … Ranked second on the team in goals (18) and points (43), and finished third on the club in assists. 2005-06: Ranked sixth on the Broncos in assists (14) and eighth in points (18).
June 21, 2008 -- Rangers' fourth round choice, 111th overall, in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft..
MOST PIM, GAME: 5, (three times) (last -- Jan. 19, 2011, vs. Toronto)
MOST SHOTS, GAME: 2, (twice) (last -- Jan. 19, 2011, vs. Toronto)
FIRST NHL GAME: Dec. 18, 2010, at Philadelphia
CAREER IN SHOOTOUT
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