|BIRTHPLACE:||Kindersley, SK, CAN|
2010-11: Scored the first Flames goal of the season (short-handed) for his 100th career point on Oct.10 ... picked up a pair of assist for his first multi-point game of the season on Oct.21 ... scored a pair of goals on Nov.9 ... had his third multi-point game (1+1) on Nov.19 ... scored his seventh goal of the season which was the 10,0000th franchise goal on Nov.26 ... led the team in hits (5) on Nov.27 ... tied a career high with three points (2+1) on Jan.7 ... scored in back-to-back games with a goal on Jan.11 ... registered back-to-back game winners on Feb.7-9 ... scored a career high 19th goal on Feb.14 and had a career high five game goal scoring streak ... had a career high eight game point streak (7+5) and netted his 20th goal ending on Feb.22 ... had a goal and two assists on Mar.4 ... back-to-back-to-back game winners on Mar.4, 6, 9 (in a shootout) ... set a new career high with and pair of assists to earn his 41st point on Mar.20
2009-10: Scored a goal against his former team (EDM) on Oct.3 ... scored his second goal of the season against another former team (CLB) on Oct.13 ... scored a short-handed goal on Oct.16 ... scored against his former team (CLB) for the second time this season on Oct.20 ... received a 3 game suspension on Nov.7 ... registered an assist in his first game back from suspension on Nov.17 ... scored his fifth goal of the season on Nov.23 ... scored an empty net short-handed goal and tied a career high in points (3) and assists (2) in a game on Nov.30 ... scored the game winner against former club (EDM) on Dec.31 ... back-to-back game winning goals, tied career high with two goals and three points on Jan.2 ... recorded his first career hat trick on Feb.3 ... played his 200th career game on Feb.5 ... scored his 4th short-handed goal of the season on Mar.5 ... unsuccessful (J. Howard, DET) on his first ever penalty shot attempt on Mar.5 ... missed Mar.19-Apr.10 with a lower body injury
2008-09: Registered his first point as a Flame with an assist on Oct.14 COL 4 @ CGY 5 ... scored his first goal as a Flame, which was the game winner on Oct.28 COL 0 @ CGY 3 ... registered his first three point game (1+2), and was a team high +3 on Nov.25 LA 2 @ CGY 6 ... extended his points streak with an assist to four games (3+4) on Nov.29 VAN 1 @ CGY 3 ... missed six games (Dec.16-19) due to a lower body injury sustained on Dec.12 ...had two assists and five shots on net Mar.5 CGY 5 @ PHI 1 ... had a goal and an assist on Mar.14 CGY 6 @ TOR 8 ... scored the game winning goal and added an assist on Mar.23 DET 3 @ CGY 5 ... missed the last two games of the regular season
2007-08: Scored 15 goals and added 10 assists for 25 points and 53 PIMS in 62 games played (9-4-13 with 28 PIM in 26 GP with Edmonton) and (6-6-12 with 25 PIM in 36 GP with Columbus) … was 19th in NHL rookie scoring race and finished among rookie leaders in goals (5th), shooting pct. (3rd at14.4%), 11th in plus/minus (+8), 13th in hits (94) & PIM (53) and 17th in shots (104) … scored pointsin 6 of last 14 games (7-1-8; Mar. 9-Apr. 3) … scored goals (6) in 4 of last 9 games (Mar. 18-Apr. 3)… scored both goals in Oilers 3-2 loss at Calgary (Apr. 1) for his 2nd career multiple goal game …scored a career-high 2 goals vs Phoenix (Mar. 18) for his 1st career multiple goal game & scoredgoals vs Minnesota (Mar. 24) & at Colorado (Mar. 28) … had a two-game goal scoring streak (2-0-2;Feb. 22-24) ended vs Detroit (Feb. 26) … scored goal at Chicago (Mar. 9), vs Colorado (Feb. 24) &1st career Oilers goal at Dallas (Feb. 22 - Marty Turco) … had a two-game scoring streak (0-3-3; Feb. 12-14) ended at Vancouver (Feb. 16) … registered an assist at San Jose (Feb. 14) & two assists vs Minnesota (Feb. 12) for his first points as an Oiler & first multiple point game with Edmonton , with his first assist coming on Kyle Brodziak's GWG - the two assists are a single-game careerhigh & also ties his single-game career best for points, which he scored with Columubs (1-1-2 at Nashville, Nov. 10/07) … made Oilers debut vs Calgary (Feb. 1).
2006-07: Played in nine games with Anaheim and Columbus… Made his NHL debut with the Ducks and had a goal Jan. 13 vs. Colorado… Split the remainder of the season with Portland and Syracuse of the AHL… Had 6-10-16 with 74 penalty minutes and was +3 in 31 games with Portland… Added 19-16-35 with 53 penalty minutes and was +1 in 29 games with the Crunch… Set career highs in goals, assists, points, plus/minus rating and penalty minutes… Had five power play goals and three shorthanded tallies… 2005-06: Notched 15-10-25 with 85 penalty minutes and was +7 in 41 games with Portland… Added 4-6-10 and 37 penalty minutes… 2004-05: Collected 6-3-9 with 63 penalty minutes in 51 games with Cincinnati of the AHL… PLAYOFFS: Added 1-6-7 and 10 penalty minutes in nine playoff games.
2003-04: Finished his senior season at Alaska-Anchorage with 21-13-34 and 79 penalty minutes in 37 games… Led the club in goals and points… Registered 2-1-3 with six penalty minutes and was “even” in seven games with Cincinnati of the AHL… 2002-03: Had 11-12-23 with 79 penalty minutes in 35 games for Alaska-Anchorage.