Leads NJD with +10 mark...Had points in back-to-back games Nov. 27-29 (1g-2a-3pts)...Posted points in three straight games Nov. 16-21 (4a); stretch included first multiple-pt. game of season with 2a Nov. 16 vs. Pit...Also had points in back-to-back games with GWG Nov. 12 at NYR & 1a Nov. 10 vs. Nsh...Appeared in 1,100th NHL game Nov. 2 vs. Phi...Scored 2nd goal of year Oct. 19 vs. NYR...Recorded first goal of the season on Oct. 11 at Cgy...Appeared in 400th game with NJ and recorded 1a Oct. 4 vs. NYI…2012-13: Injuries during sixth season in New Jersey limited playing time to just 22 games and production to 2g-7a-9pts…Recorded points in back-to- back games three times: Apr. 18-20 (1g-1a-2-pts), Apr. 7-10 (2a) and Jan. 31-Feb. 2 (2a)...Missed 26 contests Feb. 7-Mar. 30 with left wrist injury and subsequent surgery on Feb. 14…Returned to lineup Apr. 1 vs. NYI/removed from injured Reserve List that day; was placed on I.R. Feb. 13…Re-signed with Devils July 4, 2013.
Posted assist in game one of Eastern Conference Quarterfinals vs. Carolina...Played in every game in two seasons with Devils; had never appeared in every game of a season until joining team in 2007-08...Totals include career-high 183 straight appearances since March 2, 2007...Saw action in his 800th career NHL game December 17 at Buffalo; recorded 400th career point with goal October 24 vs. Philadelphia...Fifteen goals/40 points surpass last season's 13g and 38pts; 25 assists match last season's output...Matched franchise record with career-high 4g November 23 at Tampa Bay for second career NHL hat trick; joined P. Elias (Mar. 30, '03), J. Madden/R. McKay (Oct. 28, '00) and P. Verbeek (Feb. 28, '88)...Along with E. Staal (Car., Mar. 7) and D. Backes (StL., Apr. 2), was one of just three NHL players to record a four-goal game this season...Totaled seven multiple-point games overall, including 1g-2a-3pts December 12 vs. NY Rangers...Two-point efforts include 2g January 4 vs. Ottawa and 1g-1a-2pts January 13 at Vancouver...Also had three two-assist efforts over a nine-game span: November 20 vs. Florida, November 5 vs. Tampa Bay and November 1 vs. Atlanta...Posted points in season-high four straight games October 24-November 1 (2g-3a-5pts); had points in three straight January 10-13 (1g-3a-4pts)...Recorded points in back-to-back games five times, most recently March 23-27 (2a)...Appeared in 100th game with New Jersey November 20 vs. Florida.