• Ranks T-1st among Sabres defensemen with two goals
• Logged a season-high 23:50 TOI and registered three shots vs. NYR (12/5)
• Netted a goal at TOR (11/16)
• Contributed an assist and blocked four shots at SJS (11/5)
• Recorded an assist at FLA (10/25)
• Notched his first point as a Sabre and finished with a goal and an assist vs. TBL (10/8), his first multi-point game since Feb. 13, 2012 at MTL.
• Made his Sabres debut at PIT (10/5), logging 19:36 TOI and registering a team-high five blocked shots
• Played in his 200th NHL game for Carolina at OTT (4/16)
• Scored first goal of season in first period vs. BOS (1/28)
• Earned his first point of the season with an assist on Eric Staal's second period goal vs BUF (1/24)
• Was a healthy extra for four games (1/19-1/22, 2/9-4/2)
• Played seven games for Pelicans of Finland's SM-Liiga during the work stoppage, earning one assist
WCHA All-Rookie Team (2007) WCHA First All-Star Team (2009) WCHA Player of the Year (2009) NCAA West First All-American Team (2009)
Signed as a free agent by Lahti (Finland), November 2, 2012. Traded to Buffalo by Carolina with Carolina's 2nd round choice (J.T. Compher) in 2013 Entry Draft for Andrej Sekera, June 30, 2013.