2014-15: Posted career high five shots 10/28 vs. OTT... Recorded first goal of season 10/18 at OTT.
2013-14: Finished 4th on CBJ in blocked shots (81) and 2nd in goals by a D (5-T)... Scored 1st career OT/GWG on 12/12 at NYR.
Career: Skated in 4 games with CBJ and 60 with Falcons in 2012-13, finishing 2nd among Springfield defensemen with 5-26-31... Scored first career NHL goal on 2/7/12 vs. MIN (opposing goalie: N. Backstrom)... Made NHL debut on 10/7/11 vs. NSH... Won President s Cup in 2010 with Moncton (QMJHL) Named 1st Team QMJHL All-Star and QMJHL/CHL Defenceman of the Year in 2009-10 after recording 13-64-77 in 64GP with Wildcats Appeared in 199 career QMJHL games (2007-10) with Moncton and Baie-Comeau (23-110-133, +90 rating)... Won Bronze at 2007 TELUS Cup with S minaire Saint-Fran ois.
When things aren't going well for us in this city [Toronto], I think there is a lot of overanalyzing going on. You've got the most passionate fans in the world here and a lot of (media) coverage, so you know there's going to be a lot of people giving their two cents worth on us.
— Toronto Maple Leafs forward James van Riemsdyk after a win against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday