2007-08: Set Sharks single-game franchise high with 41 penalty minutes on April 6 at Dallas…Scored first goal as a Shark on March 3 vs. Montreal...Had seven fighting majors with the Sharks and six with the Blue Jackets for a season total of 13...Earned first fighting major as a Shark, seventh of the season, against Nashville’s Darcy Hordichuk on Feb. 9...Registered first point with the Sharks (assist) vs. his former team Columbus on Feb. 8...Made Sharks debut as part of the starting lineup on Feb. 2 vs. Chicago...Traded to the Sharks from Columbus on Jan. 29 for a sixth round selction in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.
Career 2006-07: Ranked second Columbus in penalty minutes…Netted his first goal of the season on Feb. 25 vs. Nashville…Tied a seasonhigh with 17 penalty minutes Feb. 22 vs. Edmonton…Registered 17 penalty minutes on Oct. 28 at New Jersey.
2005-06: Led Columbus in penalty minutes (163 – fourth in NHL) and ranked second (tied) in games played…Set career highs in assists and points and matched his career high in goals…The team was 8-1-0 when he recorded a point…Had a season-high 20 penalty minutes Jan. 11 vs. Pittsburgh…Set his career high with two assists on Nov. 26 vs. St. Louis…Played in his 200th NHL game on Oct. 12 vs. San Jose…Scored his first career game-winning goal on Oct. 9 at Chicago.
2004-05: Had one point (0-1=1) with 20 penalty minutes in 11 games with JYP Jyvaskyla in Finland.
2003-04: Fourth in the NHL in penalty minutes and second in majors (30)…Tied career highs in goals…Notched first multi-goal game of his NHL career with a pair of tallies on Nov. 9 vs. Calgary.
2002-03: Led the NHL in penalty minutes…Set Columbus team record with 29 penalty minutes on Feb. 21 at San Jose…Registered first multi-point game of his NHL career with a goal and assist Dec. 14 at Detroit.
2001-02: Ranked 10th in the NHL, second among rookies, in penalty minutes…Led team in plus/minus (plus-1)…Began season in Syracuse…Played two games with Blue Jackets on Oct. 25 and Oct. 27 before returning to club for balance of season on Dec. 10…Scored first NHL goal Dec. 15 at Los Angeles…Recorded first NHL assist Jan. 24 vs. San Jose.
2000-01: Made his NHL debut on Feb. 17 vs. Pittsburgh, collecting 10 PIM…Led American Hockey League with 357 penalty minutes and established Syracuse team record.
1999-00: Split season with Saint John (AHL) and Johnstown of ECHL…Had 256 penalty minutes with the Chiefs.
1998-99: Registered career high in goals and points in 52 games with Johnstown along with 325 penalty
minutes…Scoreless in eight games with Saint John.
1997-98: Recorded two points (1-1=2) and 50 penalty minutes in 18 games with Saint John in professional debut…Played 19 games at Dalhousie University, notching 17 points (6-11=17) along with 145 penalty minutes.
Personal: “Shell” lists as his favorites: Pearl Jam, AC/DC, Metallica (musicians); “Braveheart” (movie); “The Amazing Race” and “Entourage” (television shows); Charlize Theron (actress); Cincinnati Reds (professional sports team); Aldo’s (San Jose area restaurant); Nova Scotia (vacation spot); Michael Jordan (professional athlete); tsn.ca (web site); steak, pizza and ice cream (food); “Super Mario Brothers”
(video game), 1980s Edmonton Oilers (favorite NHL team while growing up)...If he wasn’t in hockey, he’d be doing something in business...Owns a chocolate lab (Elly Shelley) and a cat (Lexi)...Likes to play golf and eat when he isn’t on the ice...Hockey idol is Cam Neely...Hates buttering bread with frozen butter...Memorable NHL moment: first game in 2000-01...Favorite part about growing up in his hometown: a small town by the ocean...Describes himself as tall, light and handsome...Started skating and playing hockey when he was four.