Missed game Dec. 2 at Mtl. (lacerations)...Scored 3rd goal of season Nov. 21 at LA...Recorded third career two-goal game Nov. 12 at NYR; had 2g-2a-4pts over four games Nov. 7-12...Appeared in his 300th career NHL game Oct. 4 vs. NYI...Missed two games Oct. 11-13 with upper body soreness; DND Oct. 8 at Van...2012-13: Established career highs with 6g/9a/15pts, despite playing in just 44 games...Recorded points in career-high 3 straight games twice: Mar. 2-5 (4a) & Jan. 31-Feb. 3 (1g-3a-4pts)...Total included 3 multiple-point games: 1g-1a Apr. 20 vs. Fla., 2a Mar. 4 at Tor. & 1g-1a Jan. 31 vs. NYI...Notched 1st career SHG Mar. 29 at TB...Appeared in his 100th game in a Devils’ sweater Apr. 7 at Buf…Activated off I.R. List Mar. 1; missed 4 contests Feb. 21-28 with upper body injury…Represented Bronze medal-winning U.S. at 2013 World Championships (1g-1a-2pts), marking first-ever international action.
Signed as a free agent by Anaheim, July 12, 2006. Missed majority of 2009-10 due to foot injury in pre-game skate at Columbus, November 13, 2009. Traded to Carolina by Anaheim for Stefan Chaput and Matt Kennedy, November 23, 2010. Traded to Florida by Carolina with Carolina's 5th round choice (later traded to Atlanta, later traded to San Jose San Jose selected Sean Kuraly) in 2011 Entry Draft for Cory Stillman, February 24, 2011. Claimed on waivers by New Jersey from Florida, October 26, 2011.