- Finished fifth on the Maple Leafs with 35 points.
- Finished seventh in faceoff win percentage (56.4%) among all NHL players who took at least 1000 faceoffs.
- Named NHL's third star of the week for week ending December 27.
- Missed four games due to a lower body injury suffered on October 16 at Columbus. Returned to lineup on October 30 at New York Rangers.
- Played in his 400th NHL game on December 3 at Minnesota.
- Registered his second career hat-trick on December 21 at Colorado.
- Missed 21 games with an upper body injury. Returned March 24 vs. Anaheim, collecting two goals.
Season Stats: Home: 28 GP, 7-12-19 Road: 30 GP, 5-10-15
Career as a Maple Leaf: 435 GP, 107-159-266
WCHA All-Rookie Team (2008)
Signed as a free agent by Toronto, April 3, 2009.