Missed 22 games Oct. 24-Dec. 7 (non-displaced stress fracture in foot); placed on I.R. Oct. 28, retroactive to Oct. 22; was designated as an Injured/Non-Roster Player from Oct. 23-28 (personal reasons)...Posted 1a Oct. 4 vs. NYI for first point of 2013-14...2012-13: Named tenth captain in team history Jan. 17, just prior to start of regular season schedule Jan. 19 at NYI…Appeared in his 700th career NHL contest Feb. 3 at NYI…Injuries during 12th NHL season limited offensive production to just two assists: Mar. 15 at Phi. and Jan. 22 vs. Phi…Saw action in career-high 106 consecutive games through Mar. 7 vs. Buf. (since Oct. 8, ’11 vs. Phi.); missed contest Mar. 9 at Car. due to upper body injury...Missed final eight contests of season Apr. 12-27 after suffering wrist injury Apr. 10 vs. Bos.
Missed games five-six of 2009 Eastern Conference Quarterfinals vs. Carolina with lower body injury...Recorded 3g-13a-16pts in career-high 76 matches overall; games-played total passes previous career high set during 2000-01 rookie campaign...Stats include career-high 13 assists/16 points (10a, '07-08/12pts, '01-02)...Three goals are his most since 2003-04; posted career-high 5g in 2000-01...Totals include 2g-11a-13pts on home ice and 1g-2a-3pts on the road...Appeared in his 500th career NHL game February 3 vs. Washington...Tallied points in back-to-back matches twice: February 13-15 (1g-1a-2pts) and December 10-12 (3a)...Recorded two multiple-point games for fifth/sixth career two-point efforts: 2a March 12 vs. Phoenix and 2a December 10 vs. Pittsburgh...Recorded two game-winning tallies: February 13 vs. Boston and November 21 vs. NY Islanders...Missed five games December 19-27 (inner ear infection), as well as November 9 contest vs. Edmonton (bruised foot)...Posted first goal with squad November 21 vs. NY Islanders; recorded first assist October 22 vs. Dallas...Made Devils' debut February 29, 2008 vs. Washington; did not record any points in eight appearances last season...Re-signed with New Jersey July 1, 2008.