Acquired: Claimed off waivers from the Pittsburgh Penguins on Sep. 29, 2011.
Drafted: PIT / 2004 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 3rd (67th overall)
Placed on injured reserve retroactive to 2/16 due to a concussion, where he stayed the remainder of the regular season...Earned his second career assist and recorded three shots in his 2010-11 season debut vs. LA (2/10)...Led WBS (AHL) with 20 goals and ranked second with 39 points through 48 games.
Appeared in six regular season games with PIT posting two points on one goal and one assist...Scored first NHL goal vs. WAS (1/21). Sixth on Wilkes-Barre in points (43)...Posted four goals in four post-season games.
Ranked eighth on Wilkes-Barre in points (31).
Led Dartmouth in assists (25) points (35) and tied for second in goals (10)...Named First-Team All-ECAC and First-Team All-Ivy League.
Tied for third on team in goals (14) tied for fourth in assists (16) and ranked third in total points (30).
Ranked second on team in goals (15) fifth on team in scoring (25).
Named ECAC All-Rookie Team...Led team in goals (18) tied for third in assists (17) and points (35).
Claimed off waivers from the Pittsburgh Penguins on Sep. 29, 2011. Selected by Pittsburgh in the third round (67th overall) of the 2004 NHL Entry Draft.