Named to AHL All-Star Game yesterday...Made NHL season debut/registered a career-high 5 shots on goal Dec. 30 at Ottawa...Recalled from Albany (AHL) Dec. 30...Led Albany with 13g-10a-23pts in 28 games at time of call-up; also led the AHL with career-high (tie, 2014-15) 9 power play goals...Was also tied for the league-lead with 4 game-winning goals/ranked sixth (tie, R. Boucher) in the AHL with 89 shots on goal prior to recall...Recorded two season-high 3pt. games: 3a Dec. 6 vs. Syracuse & 2g-1a Oct. 31 vs. Utica...Had points in a season-high seven consecutive games Oct. 24-Nov. 7 (5g-5a-10pts)...Totaled 78g-79a-157pts and 147 PIM in 275 career AHL games...2014-15: Appeared in ten games with New Jersey; played in six straight games Dec. 4-13...Made season debut & recorded first NHL point with 1a Nov. 6 at StL...Finished third on A-Devils with 20g-20a-40pts in 65 AHL games...Spent 4 seasons, 2007-11, at U. New Hampshire...Served as captain during senior season, while leading HE with 33a.
Signed as a free agent by New Jersey, April 6, 2011.