HEIGHT: 6' 0"
BIRTHPLACE: Toronto, ON, CAN
DRAFTED: MTL: 2007-43 overall
James Norris Memorial Trophy (1)
- Led the team (tied with T. Plekanec) and NHL defensemen (tied with 3 players) in points (11) in Oct.
- Led the team in Oct. with 9 assists (tied for 2nd among NHL defensemen).
- Ranked tied for 3rd among NHL defensemen in Nov. in points (12) and tied for 4th with 10 assists…Led the team with 43 assists.
- Set a personal-high in the playoffs with a 6-game point streak (April 18 to May 6), posting a 3-8-11 record.
- Led the team in March in differential (+7), assists (11), points (18), goals and powerplay goals (7 and 4, tied with M. Ryder)
- Led the NHL defensemen in goals, powerplay goals and points in March.
- Recorded 2 assists and a +2 differential on April 4 vs. WPG
- Registered 2 points (1-1-2) on April 11 at BUF
- Amassed 2 helpers on April 15 vs. PHI
- Registered 2 assists and a +1 differential on April 25 at WPG
- Led the NHL defensemen in April with 10 assists and ranked tied for 2nd with 11 points
- Led the team in April in assists (10), in average time on ice per game (24:13) and penalty minutes (35)
- Led the team with 27 assists
- Led the NHL defensemen in points (38, tied with K. Letang) and ranked 3rd in shots on goal (126)
- Finished tied for 2nd in the NHL with 19 powerplay assists
- Led the team in October in average time on ice per game (23:48).
- Played his 100th career game with the Canadiens in the NHL on November 21 against Boston.
- Led the team in December with 14 penalty minutes and a 24:59 average time on ice per game.
- Had a 3-game assist streak (February 11 to 15), posting a 0-3-3 record.
- Led the team in average time on ice per game in February (24:06).
- Played 8:55 on the penalty kill on March 16 at Ottawa.
- Led the team in total ice time on the powerplay (283:04), as well as in total ice time (1,968:28) and average time on ice per game (24:18).
- Led the team’s defensemen in shots on goal (205 – 7th among NHL defensemen).
- Led the team in October with 6 assists.
- Scored his first regular season goal in the NHL on November 11 at Boston.
- Led the team with a 23:50 average time on the ice in January.
- Led the team in February in points (9, tied with M.Pacioretty, T. Plekanec and R. Hamrlik).
- Became the first rookie defenseman in team history to register a hat trick, on March 20 at Minnesota.
- Was named the NHL Third Star of the week ending on March 20, with a 4-2-6 record in 4 games.
- Led the team (tied with A. Kostitsyn) with 5 goals in March.
- Led the team with 9 power play goals.