|BIRTHPLACE:||Truro, NS, CAN|
|Hard-working, energetic forward supplies grit and two-way play while possessing the ability to match up against opposing teams’ top forwards.
Played last 2 seasons with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League and Wheeling of the ECHL.
Appeared in all 80 regular-season games and 12 postseason contests with WBS in 2010-11.
His hard work the past 2 seasons earned him his 1st NHL contract on May 16, 2011.
In 134 games with WBS, has posted 16 goals, 41 points, 133 penalty minutes and plus-19 rating.
Played 2 years with Moncton of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League from 2007-09.
Totaled 27 goals, 50 points and 173 penalty minutes in 124 contests.
Signed through 2012-13 season.