|BIRTHPLACE:||Rochester Hills, MI, USA|
|DRAFTED:||LAK: 2007-95 overall|
First NHL game: Oct. 3, 2009 vs. Phoenix
First NHL goal: Nov. 24, 2010 at Montreal
First NHL assist: Dec. 4, 2010 vs. Detroit
Most points, game: 2, 2x’s (Last: March 24, 2011 vs. San Jose)
Most goals, game: 1, 5x’s (Last: March 15, 2011 at Nashville)
Most assists, game: 2, March 24, 2011 vs. San Jose
Longest point streak: 3, Jan. 8 to Jan. 13, 2011: 0-3=3
Longest goal streak: 1, 5x’s (Last: March 15, 2011: 1g)
Longest assist streak: 3, Jan. 8 to Jan. 13, 2011: 3a
Career power-play goals: 1, Nov. 24, 2010 at Montreal
Career short-handed goals: None
Career game-winning goals: None
Career penalty shots: None
Career overtime goals: None
Career shootout goals/attempts: None
Career plus-minus: +9
|2010-11: NHL rankings among rookie defensemen were the following: tied for sixth in goals, 10th in assists, eighth in points, fifth in plus-minus (+11, which was eighth overall among rookies), eighth in shots (74) and ninth in hits (69)…Fifth on the Kings in plus-minus…Two assists March 24, 2011 vs. San Jose...Assists in back-to-back games (Feb. 16, 2011 at Columbus and Feb. 17, 2011 at NY Rangers)...Points (0-3=3) in three straight games Jan. 8-13, 2011...First career multi-point game (1-1=2) Dec. 4, 2010 vs. Detroit...First career goal (and point) Nov. 24, 2010 at Montreal (fifth NHL game)…Recalled from Manchester Nov. 23, 2010…Had 16 points (5-11=16), 14 penalty minutes and plus-4 rating in 20 games with Manchester at time of recall...On Manchester he ranked (at time of recall): first in points (tied for second among AHL defensemen), first in assists, tied for third in plus-minus and first in PPG (4)...Named a Manchester alternate captain on Oct. 29, 2010.
2009-10: NHL debut Oct. 3, 2010 vs. Phoenix…Recalled from Manchester three times during season…Led Manchester defensemen in points and assists…Led Manchester overall in plus-minus (+12)…Two three-point games (1-2=3 March 20, 2010 at Bridgeport and three assists March 26, 2010 vs. Bridgeport)…Five-game point (1-7=8) streak (March 26-April 2, 2010)...Helped Monarchs advance to the AHL’s Eastern Conference Finals.
2008-09: Tied Manchester rookies lead in games played…Tied for first among Manchester defensemen in goals, assists, points and PPG (3)…Tied for second overall among Manchester rookies…Tied for 14th among AHL rookie defensemen in points…Seven points (1-6=7) in seven-game span Feb. 8-21, 2009…Made professional debut with Manchester Oct. 11, 2008 at Portland.
2007-08: Collegiate career-high 32 points (9-23=32) and 42 penalty minutes in 42 games during junior season at Miami University (Ohio)…Led CCHA defensemen in goals and points, fourth in assists…CCHA First-Team All-Star and Second Team All-America selection…Earned CCHA All-Tournament honors and named CCHA Best Defensive Defenseman, as Miami placed first in conference in team defense and second in penalty killing.
2006-07: 24 points (9-15=24) and 40 penalty minutes in 42 games at Miami of Ohio…One of two team defensemen to play all 42 games…Led club defensemen in goals and points.
2005-06: 11 points (3-8=11) and 31 penalty minutes in 39 games at Miami of Ohio…All three goals came in CCHA Quarterfinals against Western Michigan…Second among club freshmen in points.
2004-05: 21 points (10-11=21), 30 penalty minutes and +16 in 58 regular season games with Cedar Rapids (USHL)…Three points (1-2=3) and eight penalty minutes in 11 playoff games with Cedar Rapids.
LAST AMATEUR CLUB: Miami of Ohio (NCAA)…CCHA First-Team All-Star, Second Team All-America selection, CCHA All-Tournament honors and named CCHA Best Defensive Defenseman in 2007-08.