GAME HIGHS: Goals: 2 / Assists: 4 / Points: 5 ... HAT TRICKS: 0 / MULTI-PT GAMES: 247
CAREER: In the 2nd season of 3-year contract 2002 & 2008 Stanley Cup champion 2008, 2009, 2010 Selke Trophy 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 Lady Byng Trophy (2nd to ever win 4 straight) 4-time NHL All-Star 2009 Hart Trophy Nominee 2008 NHL Plus-Minus Award (+41) 4-time Russian Olympian, winning bronze in 2002 Won gold (2012), silver (2010) and bronze (2005) at World Championship.
2015-16: Missed the first 15 games of the season due to offseason ankle surgery.
2014-15: One of eight point-per-game or better players in the NHL...Named NHL's First Star of the Week on 12/8 after 3-straight multi-pt games...Named NHL's Second Star of the Week on 11/3 after recording 7 points (4-3-7) in 4 games...Had DET's longest point streak of the season spanning 6 games from, 10/21-11/2
OTHER: Tied/led DET in pts. for 7 consec. seasons (2006-13) Has a goal vs. every NHL team Only NHL hat trick came in playoffs (5/12/08 at DAL).
Entering his ninth NHL season, all with Detroit … Won his third consecutive Selke Trophy as the NHL’s best defensive forward in 2010…Won the Lady Byng Trophy four consecutive seasons (2006-09) becoming just the second player in NHL history to do so….Represented Russia at the 2006 and 2010 Winter Olympics…Has been selected to the NHL All-Star Game three times (2004, 2008 and 2009)…Has won two Stanley Cup championships as a member of the Red Wings (2002 and 2008)…Signed a seven-year contract with the Detroit on 4/6/07…Has 162 career multi-point games.