PLAYOFFS: Scored a power play goal and had a game-high seven shots in Game 3 vs. LAK on 4/22…Had a multi-point game (1-1=2), +2 rating, and five shots in Game 1 of the first round vs. Los Angeles on Apr. 17…Making his fifth career postseason appearance.
2013-14 GAME NOTES: 4th on the team in goals (22)…Set a career high for goals and points (48) and reached the 20-goal plateau for first time in his career…Had 4g-9a in his last 13 games…2nd on the team in hits 145…Posted a five-game point streak (2-5=7) from Mar. 25-Apr. 3…Played in his 600th career game on Jan. 18 at Tampa Bay…Extended his goal scoring streak to three games (ties career high) with a goal and an assist on Dec. 29 vs. Anaheim…Scored first career hat trick and a career high four points (3-1=4) on Nov. 29 vs. St. Louis…Scored his first goal of the season, San Jose’s first goal of 2013-14, and fired 5 shots on goal on Oct. 3 vs. Vancouver.
Set team record for goals (17), points (46) and shots (170) by a defenseman...Recorded career-high 29 assists…Ranked third in goals, tied for third in PPG, 12th in TOI/game (25:02) and tied for 14th in scoring among NHL defensemen...Ranked tied for first on team with eight PPG, second in PIM and tied for fourth in hits (133)...Posted season-best +3 rating vs. DAL (4/10)...Notched seven hits at DET (4/3) and at DAL (12/4)...Registered career-high eight shots at STL (3/29)...Skated season-high 33:24 vs. CBJ (3/19)...Set career-high and team record for goals by defenseman with 16th goal vs. CHI (2/28)...Recorded assist in 18:13 of ice time at 2011 NHL All-Star Game...Tallied 11 points (5-6=11) in 14 December games...Established career-high three-game goal streak (3-0=3, 12/9-12)...Recorded GWG goal in 3-2 OT win at LA (12/11)...Registered first career two goal game with two PPGs at CBJ (11/6)...Collected 100th career assist vs. VAN (10/19)...Suspended two games for careless use of stick (11/13).