PLAYOFFS: Registered an assist in Game 1 of the first round vs. Los Angeles on Apr. 17…Making his fifth career postseason appearance…Already ranks 4th on the Sharks all-time playoff goals list (17).
2013-14 GAME NOTES: 4th on the team in points, 4th in assists and 3rd in goals, T-7th amongst all NHL forwards in blocked shots (68)...Has scored 20 goals in each of his last four seasons…Posted three assists on April 11 vs. Colorado…Scored a shorthanded goal, the only tally of the game, on March 16 at NY Rangers…Recorded one goal and two assists on March 8 vs. Montreal…Returned to the lineup on Feb. 27 at Philadelphia and scored twice…Missed 16 games due to injury…Had a career high four-game goal streak from Dec. 29 – Jan. 4 …Scored his 100th career goal, the game-winner, on Dec. 29 vs. Anaheim…Scored the shootout determining goal on Dec. 23 vs. Colorado…Matched a career high with three helpers on Nov. 29 vs. St. Louis…Set a career high with three assists and a plus-4 rating on Nov. 21.
AHL All-Rookie Team (2010) NHL All-Rookie Team (2011)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (2012)
Signed as a free agent by Geneve (Swiss), September 18, 2012.