A bruising forward who is not afraid to stick up for his teammates and score timely goals.
Lists Muhammed Ali, his favorite athlete, as the historical figure he would most like to meet.
Last Game: Apr. 7/09 vs Los Angeles (0-0-0, 5 PIM, E, 8:49)br /> Career Oilers/NHL Stats: 147 GP 10-14-24 482 PIM
Career Hat Tricks: 0 Career Penalty Shots: 0
Season Highs: Goals 1, 6x - Last - Mar. 31 vs ANA; Assists 1, 5x, Last - Mar. 3 at NSH; Points 2, Feb. 7 at DET (1-1-2); PIM 15 - 2x, Last - Jan. 3 vs DAL
Multiple Games: Goals - 0; Assists - 0; Points -1
Shootout Goals-Attempts: 2008-09 0-0; Career: 0-0
- Scored 6-5-11 with 181 PIM & was -3 in 52 GP.
- 4th in NHL with 181 PIM.
- Missed 2 games (Apr. 10-11) due to an infected left elbow.
- Scored 6th goal of season vs ANA (Mar. 31).
- Scored points (4-3-7) in 6 of 16 games (Feb. 7-Mar. 10).
- Had a two-game scoring streak (1-1-2; Feb. 28-Mar. 3) ended at OTT (Mar. 5).
- Assisted on JF Jacques 1st career NHL goal at NSH (Mar. 3) & scored 5th goal vs MIN (Feb. 28).
- Assisted on GWG & was +2 vs TBL (Feb. 24).
- Scored goals at SJ (Feb. 17) & vs MTL (Feb. 11).
- Registered 1st multiple point game with career-high 1-1-2 at DET (Feb. 7).
- Had game-high 5 hits vs CHI (Feb. 3).
- Activated from NHL IRL on Jan. 27 & played vs BUF (Jan. 27).
- Missed 6 games (Jan. 11-20) after suffering lower body injury vs SJ (Jan. 9).
- Scored assist vs NYI (Jan. 5).
- Registered 4 hits and had season-high 15 PIM vs Dallas (Jan. 3).
- The 15 PIM gave him 102 PIM on the season, marking the 3rd season he has 100-plus PIM and it was his 400th career Oilers/NHL PIM.
- Had two-game scoring streak (1-1-2; Dec. 19-22) ended at VAN (Dec. 26).
- The streak fell one shy of his career high (3 games; 0-3-3, Feb. 12-16, 2008).
- Played in his 100th career Oilers/NHL game at Vancouver (Oct. 25).
- Registered 400th Oilers/NHL PIM vs Dallas (Jan. 3/09; Misconduct).