-Scored his 1st goal of the season (and 1st as an Oiler since Feb. 23/07) on Oct. 13/11 @ MIN
-Scored a goal in his 1st game back to LA on Nov. 2/11
-Had a six-game point streak with 11 points from Nov. 13-25/11
-Recorded his 800th career NHL point (assist) on (Feb. 27/12 @ WPG)
-Recorded an assist on (Mar. 14/12 vs CBJ) to tie Kevin Lowe for 7th in all-time Oilers assists (309)
-He is the Edmonton Oilers Nominee for the Masterton Trophy for the 2012-13 season.
Brother of Kevin WHL East Second All-Star Team (1995)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (2007)
Traded to NY Islanders by Edmonton for Ryan O'Marra, Robert Nilsson and NY Islanders' 1st round choice (Alex Plante) in 2007 Entry Draft, February 27, 2007. Signed as a free agent by Colorado, July 1, 2007. Traded to Los Angeles by Colorado for Kyle Quincey, Tom Preissing and Los Angeles' 5th round choice (Luke Walker) in 2010 Entry Draft, July 3, 2009. Traded to Edmonton by Los Angeles for Colin Fraser and Edmonton's 7th round choice (later traded to Dallas Dallas selected Dmitri Sinitsyn) in 2012 Entry Draft, June 26, 2011.