|BIRTHPLACE:||Syracuse, NY, USA|
|DRAFTED:||NYR: 2012-59 overall|
Currently playing his freshman season at the University of Michigan.
2011-12: Posted three multi-assist efforts in 13 games with the Indiana Ice, including a three-assist performance on Mar. 24 at Youngstown.
PREP SCHOOL CAREER
2011-12: Established NEPSAC career-highs in games played (26) and assists (32), and tied his career-high in points (39) at Kent School. ... Led the team in assists and points.
2011: Collected three assists in four games with Team USA at the 2011 Ivan Hlinka Tournament.
A clever playmaker with very good offensive skill. ... Is a shifty stickhandler and playmaker. ... Possess a good hockey frame. ... Has the ability to dominate the pace of a game with his offensive creativity.
Entered the 2012 NHL Entry Draft ranked 27th overall among North American skaters in the final Central Scouting Rankings. ... Committed to the University of Michigan for the fall of 2012. ... Nickname is “Boo”. ... Enjoys playing the drums when not playing hockey.
“His game is making plays and using his skill and hockey sense. He is responsible in the defensive zone and plays the body effectively.” — Amateur Scout, Brendon Clark
June 23, 2012 –- Selected by the Rangers in the second round, No. 59 overall, of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.