Is 2nd on team with 10a (tie, A. Greene); is 3rd with 13pts...Had points in back-to-back games with 1a Nov. 21 at LA & 3rd goal of season Nov. 20 at Ana.; all three goals have come on the power play...Recorded third multi-pt. game with 1g-1a-2pts Nov. 10 vs. Nsh...Had points in two straight with PPG Oct. 26 at Bos. & PPA Oct. 24 vs. Van...Posted 2a Oct. 19 vs. NYR & Oct. 7 at Edm...Had points in three straight games Oct. 4-8 (4a)...2012-13: Appeared in every game for first time since 2003-04…Total included 600th career NHL game Mar. 19 vs. NYR...Finished first among club's defensemen with four goals (tie, A. Greene)/15 assists/19 points…Total included 1g-10a-11pts with the man advantage...Notched three multiple-point games, including 2g Mar. 4 at Tor…Played in 25 games with Kladno (Czech Rep.) prior to NHL season; finished first among the team’s rearguards with 3g-22a-25pts…Represented his native country at 2013 World Championships...Re-signed with New Jersey July 10.
Collected 24 points (7-17=24) in career-low 46 games…Ranked second on team in TOI/game at 21:46...Recorded goal in 500th career NHL game vs. BUF (3/6)...Registered team-high seven hits at LA (12/11)...Skated season-high 27:40 at DAL (12/4)...Recorded three points (1-2=3) vs. NSH (11/26) and vs. VAN (10/19)...Missed two games with groin injury (10/7, 10/8), four games with lower body injury (11/6-11/12,11/24), 21 games with shoulder injury (12/31-2/16) and nine games with lower body injury (3/17-3/22, 4/2-4/10).