2019-20 Notes

  • Traded to the Jets following the season in exchange for Carl Dahlstrom and a fourth-round draft pick in the 2022 NHL Draft
  • Tallied 38 points (17G, 21A) in 71 games with the Vegas Golden Knights and added nine points (3G, 6A) in 18 playoff games
  • Had three multi-point games in the playoffs
  • Even split of 19 points at home (7G, 12A) and on the road (10G, 9A) in the regular season
  • Finished the regular season with 13 points (3G, 10A) in 19 games after the all-star break
  • Posted 11 points (5G, 6A) in 10 games in January
  • Went on a four-game point streak from Jan. 2-9 (2G, 3A)
  • Had a season high four points (2G, 2A) on Oct. 13 at LAK

Professional Career

  • Has played 14 NHL seasons with the Jets, Colorado Avalanche, St. Louis Blues, and Vegas
  • Enters the 2020-21 season with 945 games played and 726 career points (250G, 476A)
  • Has made the playoffs in each of his past three seasons and seven of his past eight campaigns
  • Has tallied 67 career playoff points (25G, 42A) in 97 games and reached the conference final on three occasions (2016, 2018, 2020)
  • Signed with Vegas as a free agent on July 1/18 and recorded 80 points (30G, 50A) in 121 games for the Golden Knights
  • Had 13 points (4G, 9A) in 19 regular season games with the Jets before helping the Jets reach the 2018 Western Conference final with 15 points (6G, 9A) in 17 playoff games
  • Played three and a half seasons with St. Louis before being traded to Winnipeg on Feb. 26/18 in exchange for Erik Foley and a first-round draft pick in the 2018 NHL Draft (Rasmus Sandin)
  • Signed as a free agent with St. Louis in 2014 after playing his first eight seasons with Colorado
  • Best season came in 2009-10 when he recorded 79 points (20G, 59A) in 81 games
  • Selected to the All-Rookie Team in 2007 after netting 78 points (28G, 50A) in 82 games in his rookie season with Colorado

Amateur Career

  • Played two seasons in the USHL with the River City Lancers and two seasons in the NCAA with the University of Denver Pioneers before turning pro
  • Led the WCHA in scoring in 2005-06 with 53 points (19G, 34A) in 39 games to be named to the WCHA First All-Star Team and NCAA West Second All-American team
  • Had a banner freshman season with the Pioneers in 2004-05, scoring 45 points (17G, 28A) in 42 games in helping Denver win NCAA and WCHA championships, as well as being named as the WCHA’s Rookie of the Year and to the WCHA All-Rookie Team
  • Led the USHL in assists in 2003-04 with 47

International Career

  • Has represented the USA at the 2007, 2012, and 2013 World Championships and 2010 and 2014 Olympic Games
  • Won a silver medal at the 2010 Olympics and bronze medal at the 2013 World Championship
  • Selected as one of USA’s top three players at all three World Championships he’s played in and was named to the World Championship All-Star Team in 2013

Career Stats

Possession Metrics

Playoff Stats

First NHL Game - 10/4/06 vs. DAL
First NHL Goal – 10/21/06 at MTL
First NHL Assist – 10/8/06 vs. VAN
Most Goals, Game – 3, 10/3/07 vs. DAL
Most Assists, Game – 4, 10/7/07 vs. SJS
Most Points, Game – 5 (2x), Last: 12/9/07 vs. STL
Most Penalty Minutes, Game – 8, 10/24/09 vs. DET
Most Shots, Game – 7 (11x), Last: 12/10/17 vs. BUF
Most Time On Ice, Game – 27:57, 12/2/09 at FLA
Longest Point Streak – 20 Games, 2/3/07-3/17/07 (11G, 18A)
Longest Goal Streak – 4 Games, 2/6/07-2/13/07 (4G)
Longest Assist Streak – 8 Games, 3/11/08-3/28/08 (10A)
Hat Tricks - 1
Multiple-Point Games – 175 (2, 5-point; 5, 4-point; 33, 33-point; 135, 2-point)
Penalty Shots - 0-0, 0.0%
Shootout Attempts - 0-9, 0.0%


July 24, 2006 – Signed by the Colorado Avalanche to a three-year, $850,000 entry-level AAV contract.
November 17, 2008 – Signed by the Colorado Avalanche to a five-year, $6,600,000 AAV contract extension.
July 1, 2014 – Signed by the St. Louis Blues to four-year, $7,000,000 AAV contract.
February 26, 2018 – Traded by St. Louis to Winnipeg in exchange for Erik Foley and a first-round pick in the 2018 NHL Draft (Rasmus Sandin).
July 1, 2018 – Signed by the Vegas Golden Knights to a three-year, $6,500,000 AAV contract.
October 9, 2020 – Traded by Vegas to Winnipeg in exchange for Carl Dahlstrom and a conditional fourth-round pick in the 2022 NHL Draft.