* Is back practicing with the team after missing five weeks with a separated shoulder sustained in the first period of a Jan. 28 game at Vancouver, his second career NHL contest.
* Recalled from Milwaukee (AHL) for the second time this season on Jan. 26.
* Made his NHL debut (during a two-day recall) on Jan. 15 at Montreal, playing on a defensive pairing with Kevin Klein. Logged 11:49, and became the first German-born player to ever suit up for the Predators.
* At the time of his recall, ranked third among AHL defensemen in points (31) and tied for third in goals (8).
* Ranked second on the Admirals in in power-play points (15) and assists (23).
* Matched his 61-game goal total from 2007-08 in just 32 games this season.
* During the month of December 2008, he posted a point in 12 of 14 games, totaling 18 points (6g-12a) in that span, and helping Milwaukee to 12 wins, its most during a month in franchise history.