| Last Goal: MAR 19, 2009 vs NASHVILLE (1)|| Last Assist: MAR 17, 2009 @ PHOENIX (2)|
| How Acquired: Signed by San Jose as a free agent on July 3, 2008|
| Notes: 2008-09 CURRENT SEASON NOTES:|
- Missed last 5 games (March 22-present) due to injury (lower body)
- At time of his injury, he was among defensemen leaders in the following: T-13th in points (10-33=43), T-14th in assists (33), 8th in shots (185), T-12th in power play goals (6), T-11th in plus/minus (+20) and 8th in PIM (106).
- Had a power play goal and five shots vs. Nashville on March 19. The five shots gave him 185 shots for the season, which is a franchise record for a defenseman (since surpassed by Boyle).
- Scored his 10th goal of the season on March 19. It marks the 13th time that he has posted 10+ goals in a season, tying him with Mathieu Schneider for second-most among active NHL defensemen, behind Nicklas Lidstrom (15 times).
2008-09 REGULAR SEASON NOTES:
- His three points (0-3=3) at Phoenix on March 17 moved him past Mark Howe for 20th on the all-time list of points by a defenseman
- Missed two games (March 10-12) with a lower body injury
- Missed two games (Jan. 17 - 20) due to injury (upper body)
- Scored a power play goal on Jan. 10 at Vancouver giving him 130 power play goals for his career which surpasses Phil Housley for 4th place on the all-time list for ppg by a defenseman
- Recorded his 500th career assist on Jan. 9 at Edmonton surpassing Randy Carlyle for 22nd career assists amongst NHL defensemen
- Tied his career-high for the seventh time with his six-game point streak (3-5=8) from Nov. 17 - Dec. 2
- Named Seagate "Sharks Player of the Month" for November, leading the league defensemen for the month of November in points (5-11=16, next closest was Souray's 13)
- Had a three-game goal streak (3-0=3 from Nov. 26-29, which tied a franchise record for longest goal streak by a defensemen (done three other times)
- Tied his career-high and a Sharks franchise record with four assists (0-4=4) vs. Washington on Nov. 22
- Posted three assists on Nov. 13 vs. Calgary
- Scored his 128th career power play goal placing him alone in fifth on the all-time NHL list amongst defensemen on Nov. 11 vs. Nashville
- Scored first goal as a Shark on Nov. 6 vs. St. Louis. The power play goal was the 127th power play goal of his career which tied him for fifth amongst defensemen in League history (Denis Potvin)
- Posted an assist at Colorado, his former team, on Nov. 2
- Registered two assists in his Sharks debut on Oct. 9 vs. Anaheim. His 6 shots in the second period tied a franchise individual record for shots in a period (15th time in Sharks history)
- Taught Joe Thornton how to apply wax to a surf board
- Son Jack's favorite player has been Joe Thornton for the last few years and he had to tell him not to wear Thornton's jersey to Kings games while playing in Los Angeles
- Had a role in Mike Myers' latest movie "The Love Guru"
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