2012-13: Appeared in his third NHL season, scoring 10-11=21 points with nine PIM and a +2 rating in 42 contests…ranked tied for second on Anaheim in April scoring, picking up 4-4=8 points in 12 contests…finished the season with 1-3=4 points in his last five games…scored the first hat trick of his career on Feb. 27 vs. NSH…tallied five GWG on the season (co-leading the club with Corey Perry), ranking tied for sixth in the NHL…ranked sixth on the Ducks with 10 goals on the season, while his 21 points ranked eighth…had two multi-goal games (Feb. 27 vs. NSH; 3-0=3 & Feb. 1 vs. MIN; 2-0=2)…scored his fifth game-winning goal of the season, Apr. 21 @ EDM…scored Anaheim’s first goal (his ninth of the season) in a 4-3 shootout win, Apr. 7 vs. LA…scored the GWG, Apr. 3 @ DAL…had a three-game assist streak (0-3=3), Mar. 18-22…missed four contests with an upper-body injury, Mar. 6-12…recorded his first career hat trick (2 EV, 1 PPG), Feb. 27 vs. NSH...became the second-youngest player in team history to score a hat trick at 22 years and 26 days (Bobby Ryan was youngest at 21 years, 9 months and 22 days on Jan. 8 2009 @ LA)...marked the sixth natural hat trick in club history…had back-to-back GWG, Feb. 1 & 2…scored his first career PPG while also matching his career high for goals (4) in his seventh game of the season, Feb. 2 vs. LA…recorded his second career multi-goal game (2-0=2) in a 3-1 victory on his 22nd birthday, Feb. 1 vs. MIN…opened the 2012-13 season with a goal, Anaheim’s fifth marker of their 7-3 win, Jan. 19 @ VAN…began the season with Norfolk (AHL), scoring 13-12=25 points with 54 PIM in 33 games...at the time of his recall (reported to Ducks training camp on Jan. 12), led team in goals, ranked second in scoring and third in assists…also ranked tied for seventh in the AHL with seven PPG (with teammate Patrick Maroon)…had five multi-point games, including two multi-goal games and three multi-assist contests…scored four points (3-1=4) in his final three AHL games, Jan. 5-11…opened the AHL season on a four-game point streak (2-4=6), Oct. 12-20.
CAREER: Appeared in his second NHL season with Anaheim in 2011-12, collecting 4-3=7 points with a +3 rating and six PIM in 18 games…had two multi-point games, including a career-high two goals (2-0=2), Mar 14 vs. DET…became the first Ducks rookie to score two goals in a game since Matt Beleskey on Apr. 9, 2010…earned points in two of his first three games from Dec. 10-16 (1-1=2), including his second career NHL goal on Dec. 14 vs. PHX…appeared in 51 games with Syracuse (AHL), recording 33-25=58 points with a +10 rating and 53 PIM…was named a First Team All-Star, becoming only the second Syracuse Crunch player to be named to the First Team…ranked tied for third among AHL leaders in goals and tied for fifth in the league in GWG (7) despite appearing in at least 22 fewer games than the top two goal scorers…led the Crunch in goals, ranked third in scoring and tied for third in PPG (6)…represented the Eastern Conference at the 2012 AHL All-Star Classic, scoring one goal in the contest…represented Team USA at the 2012 IIHF World Championship in Helsinki, notching 2-2=4 points with a +2 rating and eight PIM in seven games…made his NHL debut with Anaheim in his first professional season in 2010-11, scoring one goal in 10 games…notched his first career goal in his NHL debut (Ellis), Nov. 3 vs. TB…at 19 years, nine months and two days, became the fifth-youngest player to appear in a Ducks uniform…made his Stanley Cup Playoff debut in Game 3 of the CQF, Apr. 17 @ NSH, going scoreless in 10:07 TOI…was recalled from Syracuse, Nov. 3 and reassigned to the AHL, Nov. 20…appeared in 62 games with Syracuse, earning 29-22=51 points with 56 PIM…among AHL rookies, ranked first in shots (217), tied for first in goals, and tied for fifth in scoring…led Syracuse in goals and points…was an AHL All-Star and named the league’s Rookie of the Month for March after recording 12-3=15 points in 13 games…also earned AHL Player of the Week honors for Mar. 14-20 (6-1=7) and Oct. 25-31 (5-1=6)…collected hat tricks on two occasions, including Mar. 19 vs. Charlotte (3-1=4) and Oct. 27 @ Hamilton (3-0=3)…posted a season-high nine-game point streak (13-3=16), Mar. 18-Apr. 1…also won bronze with Team USA at the 2011 World Junior Championship in Buffalo, NY…in his freshman season with Notre Dame (CCHA) in 2009-10, scored 9-8=17 points in 33 games…ranked tied for first in club rookie scoring and tied for 10th in CCHA rookie scoring…his five PPG ranked third on the squad…won a gold medal as a member of Team USA at the 2010 IIHF World Junior Championship…scored 1-8=9 points in seven games, finishing third on Team USA in scoring and second in assists…in 2008-09, scored 15-15=30 points, including four GWG with the U.S. U-18 team…ranked fourth among team leaders in points-per-game (.91) and tied for fourth in GWG (4)…participated in the 2008 IIHF Under-18 World Championship, helping Team USA to bronze with 2-2=4 points in seven games…in 2007-08, finished second on the team in goals and fourth in points (20-10=30)…also had five PPG…at the 2008 Five Nations Tournament, scored a hat trick to lead the U.S. to gold in a 5-3 victory over Finland…played for the New Jersey Devils U-16 team and St. Peter’s Prep in New Jersey, where he was named High School Player of the Month in February 2007.