2014-15: Recorded a shot on 6:34 of ice time in CBJ debut 11/8 vs. TBL... Recorded 5-4-9 in seven games with Springfield at time of recall on 11/8.
2013-14: Tallied 9-12-21, 20 PIM in 44 games with Syracuse and 6-6-12 and was +4 in 19 games with Springfield Scored first career Calder Cup Playoff goal on 4/26 vs. PRO Appeared in seven games with Tampa Bay, registering 10 hits and three blocked shots in 64:39 TOI.
Career: Member of Norfolk Admirals Calder Cup championship team in 2011-12... Played in his first full NHL season in 2010-11, leading all Tampa Bay rookies in scoring with 6-9-15 in 78 games Scored his first career NHL goal on 10/27/10 vs. PIT (Fleury) Made NHL debut on 10/9/10 vs. ATL Recorded 81-98-179 in 240 games with Prince George (WHL) from 2004-08.
Signed as a free agent by Banska Bystrica (Slovakia), December 4, 2012. Traded to Columbus by Tampa Bay with Matt Taormina for Jon Marchessault and Dalton Smith, March 5, 2014.
You can be hyped all you want, but his game will speak for itself. He's obviously going to be a great player so we've got to make sure we keep an eye on him. Whether it's his first game or his 1,000th game, our job is to take care of business, shut him down.
— Blues defenseman Alex Pietrangelo on facing ballyhooed Oilers rookie Connor McDavid, who is making NHL debut in St. Louis
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