WCHA First All-Star Team (2008) NCAA West First All-American Team (2008)
Signed as a free agent by NY Islanders, April 1, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Nashville, August 8, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Washington, July 3, 2012. Missed majority of 2012-13 due to upper-body injury at Tampa Bay, January 19, 2013. Missed majority of 2013-14 due to leg injury vs. Calgary, October 3, 2013. Traded to Carolina by Washington with Arizona's 4th round choice (previously acquired, Carolina selected Callum Booth) in 2015 Entry Draft for Tim Gleason, February 26, 2015. Missed majority of 2014-15 due to head injury vs. Philadelphia, March 6, 2015 and as a healthy reserve.