2019-20 Notes

  • Started the season with the Montreal Canadiens, appearing in 63 games before being traded to the Philadelphia Flyers on Feb. 24 in exchange for a fifth-round draft pick
  • Played in 70 games for the second consecutive season after being held below that mark in the previous three seasons
  • Recorded double-digit assists (11) for the fourth time in his career
  • Won 55 per cent of his face-offs, which is the second-highest mark of his career
  • Appeared in 16 playoff games with the Flyers to increase his career total to 78

Professional Career

  • Has played 13 seasons in the NHL and the Jets are his ninth team
  • Has won more than 50 per cent of his face-offs in 11 of his 13 NHL seasons
  • Dealt to Montreal on Feb. 11/19, played 88 games over two seasons, posting 21 points (5G, 16A) and 21 PIMs
  • Traded to Los Angeles on Feb. 13/18 and spent parts of two seasons with the Kings, recording 12 points (5G, 7A) and 27 PIMs in 79 games. Also played four playoff games for L.A.
  • Signed with Ottawa on July 1/17 and had 11 points (4G, 7A) and 10 PIMs in 43 games
  • Traded to Anaheim on June 29/14 and totalled 26 points (9G, 17A) and 100 PIMs in 159 games, adding 14 points (6G, 8A) and 14 PIMs in 36 playoff games
  • Played a career high 81 games with Tampa Bay in 2013-14
  • Set career highs for goals (10), assists (15), and points (25) in 2010-11 and then saw his first postseason action recording four points (1G, 3A) and four PIMs in 18 games as the Lightning went to the Stanley Cup Finals
  • Claimed off waivers by the Lightning on Jan. 21/10 and recorded 75 points (36G, 39A) and 111 PIMs in 305 games, posting an additional four points (1G, 3A) and four PIMs in 22 playoff games for Tampa Bay
  • Claimed off waivers by the New York Islanders on Oct. 8/08 and posted 10 points (3G, 7A) and 88 PIMs in 82 games over two seasons for Isles
  • Made his NHL debut in four games for Boston in 2006-07
  • Played 216 games over three seasons for the Providence Bruins and recorded 80 points (35G, 45A) and 215 PIMs
  • Made his professional debut for Providence in the 2005 Calder Cup Playoffs and had an assist and six assist and six PIMs in 11 games

Amateur Career

  • Played 253 games over four seasons in the WHL with the Seattle Thunderbirds and recorded between 34 and 39 points each year, totalling 143 points (55G, 88A) and 153 PIMs and added another 16 points (7G, 9A) and 21 PIMs in 38 playoff games

International Career

  • Played for USA at the 2012 and 2013 World Championships, winning a bronze in 2013 and recorded five points (3G, 2A) and eight PIMs in 18 games between the two tournaments

Career Stats

Possession Metrics

Playoff Stats

First NHL Game - 10/21/06 vs. BUF
First NHL Goal – 11/4/08 at NYR
First NHL Assist – 3/25/09 vs. MIN
Most Goals, Game – 2 (3x), Last: 3/2/14 at COL
Most Assists, Game – 2 (5x), Last: 3/22/19 at COL
Most Points, Game – 3, 3/5/13 at NJD
Most Penalty Minutes, Game – 15 (2x), Last: 12/11/15 vs. CAR
Most Shots, Game – 6, 2/1/14 at MTL
Most Time On Ice, Game – 22:26, 3/29/13 vs. NJD
Longest Point Streak – 4 Games, 3/19/19-3/24/19 (4A)
Longest Goal Streak – 3 Games, 3/30/16-4/3/16 (3G)
Longest Assist Streak - 4 Games, 3/19/19-3/24/19 (4A)
Hat Tricks - None
Multiple-Point Games – 12 (1, 3-point; 11, 2-point)
Penalty Shots - 0-1, 0.0%
Shootout Attempts - 0-1, 0.0%

Transactions

July 28, 2005 - Signed by the Boston Bruins to a three-year, $483,333 AAV entry-level contract.
July 28, 2008 – Signed by the Boston Bruins to a one-year, $500,000 contract.
July 25, 2009 – Signed by the New York Islanders to a one-year, $550,000 contract.
January 21, 2010 – Claimed on waivers by Tampa Bay from the New York Islanders.
July 16, 2010 – Signed by the Tampa Bay Lightning to a one-year, $625,000 contract.
January 31, 2011 – Signed by the Tampa Bay Lightning to a two-year, $900,000 AAV contract.
March 24, 2013 – Signed by the Tampa Bay Lightning to a four-year, $1,600,000 AAV contract.
June 29, 2014 – Traded by Tampa Bay to Anaheim in exchange for a fourth-round pick in the 2015 NHL Draft (Jonne Tammela) and a seventh-round pick in the 2015 NHL Draft (Miroslav Svoboda)
July 1, 2017 – Signed by the Ottawa Senators to a two-year, $1,650,000 AAV contract.
February 13, 2018 – Traded by Ottawa along with Dion Phaneuf to Los Angeles in exchange for Nick Shore and Marian Gaborik.
February 11, 2019 – Traded by Los Angeles along with a fifth-round pick in the 2019 NHL Draft (Frederik Dichow) to Montreal in exchange for a fourth-round pick in the 2019 NHL Draft (Kim Nousiainen).
April 25, 2019 - Signed by the Montreal Canadiens to a one-year, $1,000,000 contract.
February 24, 2020 – Traded by Montreal to Philadelphia in exchange for a fifth-round pick in the 2021 NHL Draft.
October 10, 2020 – Signed by the Winnipeg Jets to a one-year, $750,000 contract.