- Matched his career high with three points (2g/1a) in the season opener on Oct. 4 at New Jersey
- Recorded his first-career three-assist game (0g/3a) on Oct. 8 vs. Phoenix
- Received a two-game suspension on Oct. 21 for his hit to the head on Nathan Gerbe on Oct. 19
NHL All-Rookie Team (2011)
Traded to Florida by Vancouver with Steve Bernier and Vancouver's 1st round choice (Quinton Howden) in 2010 Entry Draft for Keith Ballard and Victor Oreskovich, June 25, 2010. Claimed on waivers by NY Islanders from Florida, October 5, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Villach (Austria), October 4, 2012.