|BIRTHPLACE:||Edina, MN, USA|
|DRAFTED:||NYI: 2009-152 overall|
ISLANDERS TRANSACTIONS: Selected by the Islanders in the sixth round (152nd overall) of the 2009 National Hockey League Draft. Signed a two-year, Entry-Level Contract on Apr. 1, 2013.
LAST SEASON: Led the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in points (38) for the third-straight season during his junior campaign in the Central Collegiate Hockey As- sociation...Led the team and tied for first in the CCHA with 20 goals...Served as team captain...Played in all 41 games...Named team MVP, First Team All-CCHA and Second Team CCHA Hockey Division I West All-American...Was a finalist for the CCHA Player of the Year and CCHA Top Defensive Forward awards...Won the CCHA
Warrior Player of the Month in November...Led his club to a CCHA tournament championship and NCAA tournament berth...Joined the Islanders after the conclusion of his college season...Scored a goal on his first shot in his NHL debut with the Islanders on Apr. 2 vs. Winnipeg...Recorded his first NHL assist in his second career game on Apr. 6 vs. Tampa Bay.
2011-12: Led Notre Dame in goals (17) for the second straight season and finished second in points (34) in 40 games as a sophomore in the CCHA..Tied for the team lead with seven power-play goals...Recorded an even plus-minus rating.
2010-11: Led Notre Dame in goals (24) in 44 games as freshman...Ranked second on the team with 44 points, finished third with 20 assists and ranked fourth in plus-minus rating (+19)...Tied for first on the team with six power-play goals...Was named to the CCHA All-Rookie Team and was a second-team all-CCHA selection...Was a three-time CCHA Rookie of the Week selection and a three time CCHA Rookie of the Month pick (Oct., Dec., Feb.)...Scored a hat trick in his first game vs. Holy Cross on Oct. 8.
2009-10: Led Green Bay (United States Hockey League) in goals (35) and points (66) in 59 games during his rookie USHL season...Posted a team-high plus-38 rating...Led the team with nine game-winning goals...Added a team-high 22 points (10g/12a) in 12 playoff games, with a team-best plus-10 rating.