Ranked fifth on Hershey (AHL) with 58 points and third with 28 goals … Registered 17 multiple-point games … Posted seven PPGs … Had a season-high three points twice (11/8 at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton and 1/21 at Norfolk; both 2g-1a) … Recorded assists in five straight games from 10/10—10/25; 6a) … Had two points in three straight games from 2/21—2/28; 3g-3a) … Had a pair of three-game goal streaks (11/15—11/22, 4g, and 12/13—12/27, 4g) … Added 10 points (3g-7a) in the AHL playoffs, appearing in 22 games as Hershey won the Calder Cup … Recorded two assists in the deciding Game 6 of the Calder Cup finals at Manitoba.
Finished second on Hershey (AHL) in goals (30) and third in points (61) … The only Bear to play in all 80 games … Had a team-high eight GWGs … Ranked tied for 11th in the AHL in goals and third in GWGs … Recorded three points (1g-2a) on 12/14 at Norfolk ... Had five multiple-goal games, including a hat trick 1/19 vs. Springfield … Added an assist in that game vs. Springfield, one of two four-point games on the year (also 2/16 at Binghamton, 2g-2a) … Scored five goals in a five-game span from 2/162/24 … Had points in seven of the last eight games of the season (5g-6a from 3/29-4/13) … Recorded three assists in five playoff games.
2006-07: Appeared in 54 games with Hershey, posting 24 goals and 54 points … Finished fifth in points and tied for third in goals … His 10 PPGs were good for second on the roster … Ranked fourth on Bears with 30 assists … Named the team’s rookie of the year … Registered 17 multiple-point games … Tallied three or more points in six games … Posted a season-high nine-game point streak from 3/16-4/1 (7g-10a) … Scored at least two goals in four games … Posted a hat trick on 3/18 vs. Binghamton … Notched four points twice over three games (1g-3a, 3/16; 3g-1a, 3/18) … Recorded seven goals and 16 points in 19 playoff games … Finished tied for third on the team and tied for seventh in the AHL in playoff scoring … Shared the lead in playoff scoring among AHL rookies … Ranked second in goals and tied for second in assists in team playoff scoring race … Skated in five games (11/19-11/26) with South Carolina (ECHL) before being called up to Hershey … Tallied five points (3g-2a) during time with Stingrays … Began season with San Antonio (AHL), scoring one goal in seven games.
2005-06: Recorded 41 points (23g-18a) in 39 games as a senior at Colgate (ECAC) … Led team in scoring … Tied for third in ECACHL in points … Led the league in goals … Tied for second in league and 15th in nation with 10 PPGs … Earned second-team All-ECAC Hockey League honors.
2004-05: Appeared in 30 games as a junior with the Raiders … Missed first five games of season with knee injury … Posted 23 points (5g-18a) on year … Ranked fifth on the team in scoring … Tied for team lead in assists.
2003-04: Skated in 37 games as a sophomore … Posted 31 points (14g-17a) … Ranked third in team scoring race … Tied for second on roster with 14 goals and second with seven PPGs.
2002-03: Appeared in 33 games as a freshman … Tallied six points (4g-2a) on year … Four goals led all Colgate rookies … Finished third among Raiders rookies in points … Tallied the OT GWG in the longest game in Colgate hockey history, a 4-3 quadruple-overtime win over Dartmouth in the ECAC quarterfinals (3/18).
Selected by Minnesota in the ninth round, 272nd overall, in the 2004 Entry Draft … Signed by Washington as a free agent, July 5, 2007.
Enjoys playing golf … Favorite athlete is Joe Sakic … Lists playing in the NCAA Tournament as his top hockey memory.