2015-16: Recorded two goals and an assist Nov. 28 at NYR, his 18th career multi-goal game and first since Feb. 13, 2015... recorded a goal and an assist Dec. 1 at OTT... scored for the third consecutive game Dec. 5 at NJD... played a career-high 23:13 Jan. 2 at LAK... scored two goals Jan. 25 vs. BOS... scored two goals Feb. 2 vs. MTL Led the team with a career-high 32 goals and was second on the team in points (32-28=60), tying his career high Led the team in penalty minutes with 147 scored two goals, including the game-winner, and had eight shots (2-0=2) in a 4-2 win over MTL Had a three-point game (2-1=3) two days later in the team s 6-3 win at NSH Tallied two goals (2-0=2) in a 5-3 victory over CGY on Feb. 29 Scored the game-winning goal (2-1=3) in a 3-2 win vs. OTT Had the game-winning goal (2-0=2) in the playoff-clinching victory over PIT on Apr. 9 Played in his 600th NHL game on Mar. 30 vs. WSH.
Traded to Philadelphia by Los Angeles with Brayden Schenn and Los Angeles' 2nd round choice (later traded to Dallas Dallas selected Devin Shore) in 2012 Entry Draft for Mike Richards and Rob Bordson, June 23, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Crimmitschau (German-2), September 24, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Liberec (CzRep), October 23, 2012.