An RFA at the conclusion of the 2014-15 campaign, he is in the midst of the first of a three-year contract he signed with Ottawa on June 25.
2014-15: Tied for the NHL rookie lead in scoring (Johnny Gaudreau) while ranking second among NHL rookies in goals ... Finished the season tied for the NHL rookie lead (Filip Forsberg, Anders Lee) with six game-winning goals ... Led Senators forwards with a plus/minus rating of plus-21 ... Concluded the regular season by establishing a new Senators franchise high for rookies by tallying at least one point in nine consecutive games ... Was named one of three forwards on the NHL s All-Rookie team ... Finished second to Florida's Aaron Ekblad in Calder Trophy voting.
Career game highs: Goals: 2 (2x) last: 4/11/15 at Philadelphia (3-1 win); Assists: 3, 3/19/15 vs Boston (6-4 win); Points: 3 (3x) last: (1-2), Nov. 24 at Dallas (7-4 win)
WHL East First All-Star Team (2011, 2012) Canadian Major Junior Sportsman of the Year (2012) NHL All-Rookie Team (2015)