|NUMBER:||62||BIRTHDATE:||April 14, 1988 (AGE 26)|
|HEIGHT:||6' 4"||BIRTHPLACE:||Saskatoon, SK, Canada|
|WEIGHT:||225||DRAFTED:||OTT / 2006 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Right||ROUND:||3rd (68th overall)|
Notes: Missed games: Has not missed any 2013-14 regular season games due to injury ... Participated in the first AHL All-Star Classic of his career in Jan., 2013 in Providence, R.I.
2012-13: Opened the season with Binghamton (AHL), recording 11 points (five goals) and 75 penalty minutes in 38 games ... Was recalled to Ottawa for the first time on Feb. 15 ... Made his NHL debut on Feb. 16 at Toronto (3-0 loss) registering 16:25 time-on-ice and one shot on goal ... Registered the first assist (and point) of his NHL career on Feb. 19 vs N.Y. Islanders (3-1 win) ... Recorded the first goal of his NHL career on March 23 vs Tampa Bay (5-3 win) ... Saw action in four of Ottawa’s 10 playoff games, and was held scoreless.
2013-14 Season high: Blocked shots: 7, March 15 at Montreal (5-4 OT loss)
Career game highs: Goals: 1 (4x) last: March 8 at Winnipeg (5-3 win); Assists: 2, Jan. 25 at Carolina (6-3 loss); Points: 2, (0-2), Jan. 25 at Carolina (6-3 loss)
Playing for my favorite team growing up, I've probably scored that goal a million times in my driveway. It feels good to actually do it in real life.