2009-10: Playing for the Sudbury Wolves of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL), he established career-highs in games played (66), goals (nine), assists (22), points (31), and penalty minutes (121). ... Led all Sudbury defensemen in goals and points, and tied for first in assists. ... Registered a career-high six-game point streak to begin the season from Sept. 18 vs. Erie to Oct. 2 vs. Plymouth, tallying seven points (two goals and five assists) over the span. ... Tied for second on Sudbury with a career-high two playoff assists, and established a career-high with two playoff points. 2008-09: Appeared in 44 games for Sudbury, tallying two goals and 14 assists for 16 points, with 60 penalty minutes. ... Ranked second on team among defensemen in points and assists. ... Tallied four multi-assist games, including a three-point performance (one goal, two assists) on Nov. 4 vs. Kingston. ... Registered five points in a two-game span from Nov. 1 vs. Erie (two assists) to Nov. 4 vs. Kingston. ... Also notched one goals and 12 penalty minutes in six playoff games. 2007-08: Selected in the first round, No. 7 overall, of 2007 OHL draft by Sudbury.
2007-08: Notched one goal in six games with the Ontario Under-17 team at the 2008 World Under-17 Championships.
June 26, 2009 -- Selected by N.Y. Rangers in sixth round, No. 170 overall, of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.