*At age 35 is elder stateman on Panthers.
*Notched two assists on Oct. 11 vs. New Jersey.
*Scored the GWG on Oct. 13 vs. Tampa Bay.
*Scored the shootout GDG on Oct. 16 at Montreal.
*Successfully scored on a penalty shot (Ellis) on Oct. 27 at Nashville
*Notched a pair of assists Nov. 2 at Buffalo
*Scored a goal for the second straight game and has a +3 rating on Dec. 20 vs. Carolina.
*Recorded two assists on Dec. 27 vs. Atlanta.
*Finished third on team with 57 points (23-34-57)br>*23 goals was a career-high