|BIRTHPLACE:||Bracebridge, ON, CAN|
2011-12: Established career-highs in games played (55), goals (four), points (14), plus/minus rating (plus-three), shots (55) and penalty minutes (38), and tied his career-high in assists (10). ... Tallied a career-high, three assists on Nov. 13 at St. John’s. 2010-11: Made his AHL debut on Feb. 18 at Adirondack. ... Tallied his first AHL point with the overtime, game-winning goal, in a 2-1 victory at Springfield on Mar. 5. ... Tied for third among team defensemen in assists and points, despite playing in only 24 games. ... Tied for fourth among AHL rookie defensemen with two game-winning goals. ... Notched a goal in his AHL playoff debut at Portland on Apr. 14, in Game One of their Atlantic Division Semifinal matchup. ... Ranked second among Whale defensemen in playoff assists (two) and points (three), and tied for third on the team in assists and fifth in points.
2011-12: Established a career-high in plus/minus rating (plus-four). ... Tallied two assists on Mar. 3 vs. Trenton ... Recorded one assist in three playoff contests. 2010-11: Led all ECHL defensemen in points, and was tied for the league lead among blueliners in assists at the time of his recall to Connecticut (AHL) on Feb. 17. ... Was assessed a fighting major while making his professional debut with Greenville on Oct. 21 vs. Florida, and recorded his first career points with two assists on Oct. 22 vs. Florida. ... Named an ECHL All-Star, posting a plus-four rating in the game on Jan. 26. ... Tallied eight points (one goal, seven assists) in his final five games with Greenville from Feb. 5 to Feb. 15, prior to his recall to Connecticut (AHL). ... Recorded one assist in two playoff contests with the Road Warriors.
Skated in 301 career games with Barrie, Windsor and Mississauga of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL), registering 28 goals and 88 assists for 116 points, along with 361 penalty minutes. ... Also registered nine points (one goal, eight assists) and 45 penalty minutes in 44 career OHL playoff contests with Barrie and Mississauga. 2009-10: Established career-highs in goals (11), assists (35), points (46), penalty minutes (108), plus/minus (+13), and game-winning goals (5). ... Ranked fourth on Mississauga in points, third in penalty minutes and led all Mississauga defenseman in goals, assists, and points. ... Notched a areer-high four points on Feb. 28 vs. Oshawa (one goal, three assists). ... Recorded three assists on Oct. 23 at Ottawa. 2008-09: Skated in a career-high tying 68 games for Mississauga, totaling 34 points (eight goals, 26 assists). ... Ranked second among team defensemen in points (34), goals (eight) and assists (26). ... Registered a career-high, six-game point streak from Dec. 7 at Brampton to Dec. 19 vs. Plymouth, registering eight points (two goals, six assists) over the span. 2007-08: Split the season between Windsor and Mississauga. ... Made his Mississauga debut on Jan. 12 at Belleville following his trade from Windsor on Jan. 10. 2006-07: Tallied his first career multi-point effort with two points (one goal, one assist), including his first career goal, the game-winner, on Oct. 27 at Sudbury. ... Made his Windsor debut on Jan. 4 vs. Sarnia following his trade from Barrie on Jan. 3. 2005-06: Registered one assist and a plus-three rating while making his OHL debut on Sept. 29 vs. Sudbury.
June 2, 2011 -- Signed by by the Rangers as an undrafted free agent.