- Tied career-high with three points on December 21 at Colorado.
- Established a new career-best point streak (7 games - Dec. 21-Jan. 6).
- Missed final 42 games of the season with a non-displaced fracture in his left foot.
Season Stats: Home: 18 GP, 8-8-16 Road: 22 GP, 6-7-13
Career as a Maple Leaf: 250 GP, 89-89-178
Hockey East All-Rookie Team (2008) Hockey East Second All-Star Team (2009)
Traded to Toronto by Philadelphia for Luke Schenn, June 23, 2012.