2019-20 Notes

  • Reached 20 goals for the seventh consecutive season and 40 assists for the fifth consecutive season
  • Had 53 points (17G, 36A) in his last 48 games of the regular season and didn’t go back-to-back games without a point
  • Tallied 17 points (4G, 13A) in 12 afternoon games
  • Netted 15 points (4G, 11A) in 12 games on Saturdays
  • Had six points (3G, 3A) in three games against the Minnesota Wild
  • Averaged more than a point per game after the all-star break with 22 points (7G, 15A) in 20 games
  • Played in his 900th NHL game Dec. 31 at Colorado, recording a goal and two assists in a 7-4 W
  • Racked up 22 points (8G, 14A) in 17 games from Nov. 23-Dec. 31
  • Set the franchise points record with his 616th point on Dec. 21 at Minnesota
  • Reached 200 goals with Jets franchise with a goal Dec. 10 vs. Detroit
  • Had a goal and an assist Nov. 23 vs. Columbus to reach 600 points as a member of the Jets franchise
  • Had two assists Nov. 16 at Tampa Bay to reach 400 assists as a member of the Jets franchise
  • Scored twice in the second period on opening night for Winnipeg's first multi-goal game of the season

Professional Career

  • Has played 12 seasons in the NHL, including the last nine full seasons with the Jets organization, after starting his career with the Boston Bruins
  • Franchise leader in points with 651 and assists with 437
  • Second all-time in franchise games played with 710 and is one of four players to play 700 games with the franchise
  • Has finished first or second on the Jets in assists in each of the past seven seasons
  • Played in the 2018 and 2019 NHL All-Star Games
  • Reached a career-high 91 points in each of the 2017-18 and 2018-19 seasons
  • Had a career high 71 assists in 2018-19
  • Named as a finalist for the 2018 Mark Messier NHL Leadership Award
  • Led the NHL in assists in 2017-18 with 68 and was selected to the NHL’s Second All-Star Team that season
  • Named Jets captain on Aug. 31/16
  • Tied for second in the NHL with four shorthanded goals in 2014-15
  • Traded by Boston to the Atlanta Thrashers with Mark Stuart for Rich Peverley and Boris Valabik on Feb. 18/11
  • Started his career with the Bruins from 2008-2011, netting 110 points (50G, 60A) in 221 games
  • Tallied 20 points (6G, 14A) in 15 games with EHC Munchen of the DEL during the 2012 lockout
  • Drafted by the Phoenix Coyotes, but signed as a free agent with the Bruins on July 1/08

Amateur Career

  • Played three seasons at the University of Minnesota from 2005-2008
  • Led the Golden Gophers in points (35) and assists (20), while he shared the lead in goals (15) in 2007-08
  • Won a WCHA championship in 2007 and was named the WCHA’s tournament MVP
  • Played the 2004-05 season with the Green Bay Gamblers of the USHL

International Career

  • Represented the USA at the 2006 World Junior Championship, 2011 World Championship, 2014 Olympics, and 2016 World Cup of Hockey

Career Stats

Possession Metrics

Playoff Stats

First NHL Game - 10/09/08 at COL
First NHL Goal - 10/09/08 at COL (Budaj)
First NHL Assist - 11/01/08 at DAL
Most Goals, Game - 4, 3/3/19 at CBJ
Most Assists, Game - 4 (5x), Last: 11/9/18 vs. COL
Most Points, Game - 5, 11/9/18 vs. COL (1G, 4A)
Most Penalty Minutes, Game - 17, 10/12/14 at LAK
Most Shots, Game - 11, 12/14/18 at CHI
Most Time On Ice, Game - 27:04, 1/23/17 vs. ANA
Longest Point Streak - 11 games (2x), Last: 10/18/18-11/14/18 (2G, 18A)
Longest Goal Streak - 5 games, 4/1/16-4/9/16 (6G)
Longest Assist Streak - 9 games (2x), Last: 10/22/18-11/14/18 (17A)
Hat Tricks - 3, Last: 3/3/19 at CBJ (4G)
Multiple-Point Games - 184 (1, 5-point; 8, 4-point; 34, 3-point; 141, 2-point)
Penalty Shots - 0-0, 0.0%
Shootout Attempts - 26-71, 36.6%

Transactions

July 1, 2008 - Signed as a free agent by the Boston Bruins to a two-year, $875,000 AAV entry-level contract.
July 30, 2010 - Signed by the Boston Bruins to a one-year, $2,200,000 AAV contract extension.
February 18, 2011 - Traded to Atlanta by Boston with Mark Stuart for Rich Peverley and Boris Valabik.
July 15, 2011 - Signed by the Winnipeg Jets to a two-year, $2,550,000 AAV contract extension.
July 26, 2013 - Signed by the Winnipeg Jets to a six-year, $5,600,000 AAV contract extension.
September 4, 2018 - Signed by the Winnipeg Jets to a five-year, $8,500,000 AAV contract extension.