Had one hit in 8:06 of ice time in his season debut at MIN (11/13)
Registered six hits in 7:30 of ice time vs. WPG (11/26)
Tallied his first point of the season (assist) vs. FLA (12/13)
Notched an assist and was a plus-1 vs. NYI (12/27)
Had an assist and was a plus-1 at TBL (1/9)
2008-09: Games missed due to injury: 27 head/neck (12/1-12/13; 12/20-1/28; 4/6-4/11) ... Missed four additional games as a healthy scratch ... Set career highs in games played (51), goals (four), assists (five), points (nine) and penalty minutes (89) ... Scored in consecutive games twice; 11/1 vs. WSH & 11/3 @ NJ and 3/20 vs. PHI & 3/21 @ NYR.