CAREER: 2005-06: Scored one goal and two assists in 14 games during his recall to the Sabres... Had 27 points (14+13) in 45 games with Rochester (AHL)… Scored first career NHL goal and added one assist vs. Los Angeles (1/14)... Assisted on Henrik Tallinder's goal to earn his first NHL point @ Tampa Bay (12/22)...Made his NHL debut @ Florida (12/21)... Had seven points (3+4) in 11 games with Rochester (AHL) at the time of his recall on 12/21.
2004-05: Led the Amerks in short-handed goals (3)…Collected four points (2+2) in nine playoff games…Picked up his second career hat-trick on against Cleveland on 2/18…Collected his first professional hat-trick @ Cleveland on 1/7.
2003-04: Set career highs in goals (37), assists (43), points (80) and penalty minutes (63)…Scored a goal in last three games (3+1) of quarterfinal round…Finished 11th in OHL points for regular season…Recorded six-game goal streak in regular season…Had league-best five-game scoring streak (6+1) in playoffs…Recorded goal and two assists vs. London in OHL West Finals…Picked up goal and three assists vs. Mississauga in OHL Finals in game three and assist in game four…Finished 10th in OHL for playoff scoring…Captain of Team Canada, which won silver medal, at World Junior Championships…Named Hardest Worker, Best Bodychecker, Best Defensive Forward and second-best Penalty Killer in Western Conference in OHL Coaches’ Poll…Ranks second all-time in Guelph with 116 career goals.
2002-03: Recorded 17 multi-point games in 2002-03…Had five-game scoring streak from 10/ 12 to 10/25…Won silver medal as member of Team Canada at 2003 World Junior Championships…Named Assistant Captain.
2001-02: Played in the 2002 CHL Top Prospects Game.