In 57 AHL games he has 17 goals and 19 assists with a steady +9 plus/minus and minimal penalty minutes.
He was originally a Los Angeles Kings 4th round pick in 2009 (#96 overall).
Listed at 6′ 187 lbs. he doesn’t seem quite that big but digs in every time he’s out on the ice.
For the month of February, he was chosen as the AHL Rookie Of The Month putting up 6 goals and 8 assists in 12 games.
The 20-year old signed a 3-year entry level contract that takes him through the 2013/2014 season.