| Last Goal: JAN 31, 2009 @ SAN JOSE|| Last Assist: JAN 31, 2009 @ SAN JOSE|
| How Acquired: Traded to the Blackhawks by Boston with future considerations for Brandon Bochenski on Feb. 3, 2007.|
| Notes: - Named to the NHL's YoungStars Game on Saturday, Jan. 24 at the Bell Centre in Montreal; he did not play in the game due to an injured finger.|
- Tallied a goal and an assist against Detroit in NHL's Winter Classic on Jan. 1.
- Scored the game-winning goal twice: (Nov. 20, Jan. 5).
- Collected a season-high two assists: (Oct. 15, Oct. 19, Nov. 1, Nov. 20, Dec. 3, Dec. 28, Jan. 14).
- Suspended for the game on Dec. 10 after being assessed an instigator penalty with one second remaining in the third period of the Dec. 7 contest against Phoenix.
- Tallied a season-high three points: (Nov. 20, Dec. 28).
- Logged a career, club, and NHL season-high 27 penalty minutes against Phoenix on Dec. 7.
- Registered ten career multi-point games: (Oct. 15, Oct. 19, Nov. 1, Nov. 9, Nov. 16, Nov. 20, Dec. 3, Jan. 1, Jan. 14, Jan. 31).
-Posted two season-high five game point streaks: (Oct.15 - Oct. 25, Nov. 14 - Nov. 22).
- Recorded a career-high two goals against San Jose on Nov. 16.
- Notched his first goal of the season 26 seconds into the contest against Washington on Oct. 11.
- Made his NHL debut, collecting four points (two goals, two assists) and six penalty minutes in 13 games with the Blackhawks
- Notched all four of his points on the road, which includes his first NHL points with a goal and an assist on Jan. 3 at Phoenix
- Appeared in his first NHL game on Nov. 22 at Calgary
- Ranked third on the AHL’s Rockford IceHogs with 31 assists, fourth with 49 points and tied for fourth with 18 goals in 56 regular-season games
- Paced Rockford with a career-high 174 penalty minutes
- Led the IceHogs with six postseason goals and ranked second with 11 points in 12 contests
- Posted 13 multiple-point outings during the regular-season with Rockford, which includes a season-high four points on April 5 against the San Antonio Rampage
- Notched a career-best +5 plus/minus rating on April 5
- Collected points in a season-high nine straight tilts from Nov. 18 to Dec. 15, racking up four markers and seven helpers during that span
- Registered at least one shot in 54 of his 56 games with Rockford, which includes at least one in 44 consecutive matchups from Oct. 20 to March 29
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