Career: Has represented Canada at the 2010 U18 Junior World Cup (Team Captain, Gold Medal), the 2010 (lone underage player on team) & 2011 (1st Team All-Star) IIHF World U18 Championships, the 2012 IIHF World Jr. Championships (Bronze Medal) and the 2012 IIHF World Championships (2nd-youngest player in national team history at event; P. Kariya, 1993)... Member of Team Canada West at 2010 World U17 Hockey Challenge... Registered 22G-99A-121P-121PIM, +51 rating in 191 career WHL games with Everett... Named 2nd Team WHL West All-Star in 2011 and 2012... Named Silvertips' Rookie of the Year in 2010... Selected by Everett in 1st round, 9th overall, at 2008 WHL Bantam Draft.
2013-14: Scored 1st career NHL goal on 10/25 vs. TOR (opposing G: J. Bernier)... Recorded 1st career NHL point (assist) on 10/10 at BUF... Made NHL debut on 10/4 vs. CGY.
Personal: Favorite player growing up was Scott Niedermayer... Favorite movie is Slap Shot... Brother Troy currently a rookie with WHL's Kootenay Ice.
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I wasn't even born back then [in 1989], so I didn't really know that.