2009-10 HIGHLIGHTS: Established new career-bests with seven goals, 12 assists and 19 points in 70 regular-season games … Compiled a career-high +5 plus/minus rating … Accrued 15 points (5G,10A) on the road … Collected 14 (6G,8A) of his 18 points after Jan. 1 … Ranked second on the club with six fighting majors … Potted five of his seven goals in the final three games of the season … Posted the first multi-goal game of his career with a pair of markers on April 6 in Dallas, and registered another two goals three days later on April 9 in Colorado ... Recorded a season-high two assists on Jan. 2 in St. Louis and again on Jan. 7 in Boston ... Compiled a three-game point streak (G,3A) from Dec. 27 to Jan. 2 ... Netted his first goal of the season on Dec. 29 in Dallas .... Earned two fighting majors and tallied an assist on Nov. 11 against Colorado … Held scoreless in three postseason tilts while helping the Blackhawks to the 2010 Stanley Cup Championship.
2008-09: Appeared in 81 regular-season games during his first full NHL season, ranking third among team rookies in goals (6), assists (11) and points (17) … Posted two penalty minutes in two contests during his Stanley Cup Playoff debut … Made his first appearance on April 20 in Game 3 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals at Calgary … Recorded four shots on May 27 in Game 5 of the Western Conference Final at Detroit … Collected a career-high three points (G, 2A) against Edmonton on Dec. 16 … Tallied a career-best two assists on Dec. 7 against Phoenix … Recorded his first career NHL point with a goal on Oct. 15 against Phoenix … Accrued a season-high seven penalty minutes in the first contest of the season on Oct. 10 at the New York Rangers …Shared eighth on the team with 55 penalty minutes … Netted the first short-handed goal of his career on April 1 against St. Louis.
2007-08: Appeared in an NHL career-high five games with the Blackhawks, racking up seven penalty minutes … Registered professional career highs with 17 goals, 41 points and 165 penalty minutes in 75 regular-season contests with the AHL’s Rockford IceHogs … Ranked second on the IceHogs with a +16 plus/minus rating and career-most 165 penalty minutes … Placed fourth on the club with 24 assists and fifth with his 41 points … Tallied three points (one goal, two assists) and 28 penalty minutes in 12 playoff outings … Recorded points in a season-high seven straight tilts from Dec. 22 to Jan. 4 accruing four goals and four assists … Matched a season-high three points twice and posted 11 multiple- point performances overall … Racked up a career-high 32 penalty minutes on Oct. 16.
2006-07: Made his NHL debut with the Blackhawks, posting two penalty minutes on one game (Jan. 7) … Ranked third on the AHL’s Norfolk Admirals with 158 penalty minutes while placing 11th with 36 points (12 goals, 24 assists) in 67 regular-season contests … Posted a season-high three points (one goal, two assists) on Dec. 27 … Matched a season-high with two goals on Nov. 17 and Feb 7 … Recorded one goal and 21 penalty minutes in six playoff contests.
2005-06: Ranked third on the Admirals with 145 penalty minutes and chipped in 12 goals and 13 assists in 75 regular-season outings during his first full professional season … Notched his first career professional point with a goal and an assist on Oct. 8 … Established a Norfolk team record by notching at least one penalty minute in 13 straight games from Oct. 21 to Nov. 20 … Posted a season-high two points four times, which includes matching a season-best with two helpers on Dec. 2 and Jan. 7.
2004-05: Made his professional debut in three regular-season games (20 penalty minutes) and six postseason contests (one goal, two penalty minutes) with Norfolk … Finished his junior career with the WHL’s Red Deer Rebels, ranking second on the team with 43 assists and third with 67 points, both career-highs … Shared the team lead with a +17 plus/minus rating and tied for third with 24 markers … Tied for the club lead with five assists and seven points in seven playoff outings.
2003-04: Paced Red Deer with 24 goals, 29 assists and 53 points and ranked second with 174 penalty minutes in 70 regular-season outings … Ranked second on the squad during the postseason with 14 points, which includes sharing second with five goals and nine assists, in 19 postseason games.
2002-03: Ranked second on Red Deer with a career-high 192 penalty minutes and collected 15 goals, 37 assists, 52 points and a +24 plus/minus rating in 69 regular-season tilts … Registered 13 points (seven goals, six assists) and 40 penalty minutes in 22 postseason contests to help the Rebels reach the WHL Finals for the second consecutive year.
2001-02: Made his junior debut, ranking seventh among WHL rookies and on Red Deer with 42 points (11 goals, 31 assists) in 67 regular-season contests … Posted a +25 plus/minus rating, second-best among team rookies … Helped the Rebels reach the WHL Finals with three points (two goals, one assist) and 39 penalty minutes in 23 playoff matchups.