Career: Made NHL debut on 10/7/11 vs. NSH... Scored first career NHL goal on 2/7/12 vs. MIN (opposing goalie: N. Backstrom)... Has tallied 20G-76A-96P and a +12 rating in 176 career AHL games with Springfield... 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 64GP-13G-64A-77P, +32 rating with Wildcats… Appeared in 199 career QMJHL games (2007-10) with Moncton and Baie-Comeau (23G-110A-133P, +90 rating)... Won Bronze at 2007 TELUS Cup with Séminaire Saint-François.
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.
2012-13: Skated in 4 games with CBJ and 60 with Falcons... Finished 2nd among Springfield defensemen with 31P (5G-26A)... Led all Springfield blueliners in playoff scoring (2G-3A-5P, 8GP).
Personal: Favorite player growing up was Patrick Roy... Favorite MLB team: Red Sox... Favorite TV show is Sons of Anarchy.
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There's no discouragement in that room. There's no issues there at all to be honest with you. It's more about, 'Hey, it's opportunities for players.' And if we become that bad of a team because of one player, it's not a real good sign for our hockey club. So this is part of sports. It's part of hockey.