Born : London, Ontario, March 7, 1990
Catches : Left
Weight : 179 lbs.
Height : 6' 2"
Last Amateur club : Plymouth Whalers (OHL)
Drafted by Minnesota in the 3rd round (77th overall) in 2009
Minnesota's 3rd round choice (77th overall) in the 2009 Entry Draft
Traded to the Buffalo Sabres with Johan Larsson, Minnesota's 1st round draft choice in the 2013 Entry Draft and Minnesota's 2nd round draft choice in the 2014 Entry Draft for Jason Pominville and Buffalo's 4th round draft choice in the 2014 Entry Draft
First game as a Wild December 6, 2011 at San Jose.
Named on the OHL Second All-Star Team with the Plymouth Whalers, 2010.