Won 49 of his 91 face-offs (53.8%) in October.
Obtained 2 assists (including his 100th career point with the Canadiens) and maintained a +2 differential on November 19 against the New York Rangers.
Scored 1 goal (game winning) on February 9 at New York Islanders.
Led the team in February with 2 powerplay goals (tied with M. Pacioretty.
Played his 900th NHL career game and notched an assist on March 8 at Edmonton.
Suffered a season-ending upper body injury on March 12 at Buffalo.
Had a 5-game assist streak (December 15 to 23), posting a 1-7-8 record.
Ranked tied for first (M. Cammalleri) on the team with 13 points (3-10-13) in December.
Led the team in assists (10) in December.
Won 60.5% of his face offs in January, a team-high amongst regular centermen.
Registered his 500th NHL assist on February 22 at Vancouver.
Led the team with 56 takeaways.