|Hometown :||Yardley, PA|
|Date of Birth :||06/01/1988|
2011-12 Season: Appeared in 12 games with the Monarchs recording two points (1-1=2) and four penalty minutes...Made his professional debut against the St. John’s IceCaps on March 17...Registered first professional point, the game-winning goal, against the IceCaps on March 17...Collected first professional assist against the IceCaps on March 18...Appeared in all four games for the Monarchs in the 2012 Calder Cup Eastern Conference Quarterfinals...Tallied an assist and six penalty minutes...Began the season with the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference’s Yale University Bulldogs scoring 21 goals and 25 assists for 46 points in 35 games...Served as the Bulldogs Captain...Set a personal collegiate-best with 21 goals and tied his previous best with 46 points during his senior season...Led Yale in goals (21) and points (46)...Registered 13 multi-point games for Yale...Scored four goals in a game against Bentley University on January 1, 2012...Named Ivy League Player of the Year, First-team All-New England, Academic All-ECAC Hockey, ECAC Player of the Month for both January (8-6=14) and February (6-9=15) and was ECAC Player Of The Week for January 9.
Career Highlights: Finished collegiate career ranked second on Yale’s all-time points list (163) and assist list (94), sixth in goals scored (69) and tied for the most games played in Bulldogs history with 138...Led the Bulldogs with 20 goals and 46 points (20-26=46) for his junior season (2010-11)...Named to First-team All-ECAC for the 2010-11 season...Named to First-team All-New England for the 2010-11 season...Registered 12 multiple-point games for the Bulldogs during that same season...Led the Bulldogs with 45 points (16-29=45) for his sophomore season (2009-10)...Recorded a career-best 29 assists in 34 games for the 2009-10 season...Recorded four points (1-3=4) in a 6-3 victory against Colgate University (NCAA)...Appeared in all but one game as a freshman for the Bulldogs for the 2008-09 season recording 12 goals and 14 assists for 26 points...Named ECAC Rookie of the Week on two occassions (week of January 12 and week of March 3).
Transactions: Signed a one-year entry level contract with the Los Angeles Kings on March 15, 2012.