2008-09 SEASON - Appeared in 37 games during his first season with the Avalanche, collecting two goals and two assists. - Finished tied for second on the team in plus/minus rating (+1). - Missed the final 12 games of the season after getting hit in the forehead with a puck on March 15 at Vancouver. - Prior to that, had appeared in 26 of Colorado's 31 games from Jan. 6 to March 15. - Made his season debut on Nov. 24 at Anaheim. - Collected a goal and an assist in his second game of the year on Nov. 26 vs. St. Louis. - It marked his first goal since Dec. 28, 2006 and first multi-point game since April 9, 2006. - Missed one game because of illness (Oct. 20 at Los Angeles). - Sat out two games (Nov. 6-8) due to a foot injury.