- Signed by Anaheim to a two-year entry-level contract, Mar. 23
- Appeared in 40 games for the University of Minnesota-Duluth Bulldogs (UMD) in 2009-10, scoring 12-28=40 points...ranked sixth among WCHA leaders in assists and third in PPP (6-17=23)...also finished second on UMD in assists, tied for third in scoring and fourth in goals as one of seven Bulldogs to appear in all 40 UMD games...following the season, was named Inside College Hockey’s Breakthrough Player of the Year in the WCHA
- Played three seasons with UMD, collecting 13-34=47 points with 30 PIM in 82 games...his 40-point gain from his sophomore to junior seasons represented the second largest one-year scoring improvement of any UMD player in 17 seasons
It's pretty crazy, but believe me when I say we didn't draft these players with the mindset we had to because they had good hockey-playing dads. It just turned out that way. But we're certainly glad they're a part of our organization.
— Arizona Coyotes director of amateur scouting Tim Bernhardt regarding the coincidence that six of the organization's top prospects are sons of former NHL players