2014-15: Registered first assist in CBJ uniform 12/18 vs. WSH... Recorded goal 12/11 at WSH... Scored first goal in CBJ uniform (OT GWG) 12/9 vs. PHI... Recorded hit in 16:38 TOI in CBJ debut 11/21 vs. BOS... Recorded 0-2-2 in eight games with Dallas prior to being claimed off waivers on 11/18.
2013-14: Posted 1-7-8 with 16 PIM in 34 games in Dallas in first NHL season... Led all Dallas rookie defensemen in games, goals, assists and points... Scored first-career NHL goal 12/16 at COL... Played in first-career NHL game 10/24 vs. CGY.
Career: Made pro debut in 2010-11 with Manitoba, recording 11-12-23 in 73 games... Spent 2009-10 season with WHL's Vancouver Giants, recording 24-48-72 in 69 games.
I remember the first time at Wrigley Field all of us had the long johns, the turtlenecks and the extra equipment because we were afraid of being cold. Halfway through the first period everybody's ripping everything off and we just ended up wearing what we would normally wear for a game at the United Center.
— Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Sharp on the 2009 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic