Acquired: Acquired by Colorado, along with Jamie McGinn and Mike Connolly, in exchange for T.J. Galiardi, Daniel Winnik and a seventh round choice (previously acquired—San Jose selected Emil Galimov) in 2013 Entry Draft, February 27, 2012.
- Was recalled from Lake Erie (AHL) on Jan. 29 and appeared in six games before being reassigned on Feb. 22.
- Made his NHL debut on Jan. 30 at Vancouver.
- Was leading the Monsters in scoring with 36 points (16g/20a) in 38 games.
- His 36 points tied him for second among all AHL rookies at the time of his recall.
- Was selected to the Western Conference roster for the 2013 AHL All-Star Classic.
- Was +2 in the West's 7-6 victory over the East in the All-Star Game on Jan. 28 in Providence, R.I.
- Won the 2011-12 Ontario Hockey League scoring title with 102 points (47g/55a) in 66 games for the Sudbury Wolves.
- Became the first Wolves player to win the scoring title since Mike Foligno in 1978-79.