|BIRTHPLACE:||Burnsville, MN, USA|
|DRAFTED:||TBL: 2004-102 overall|
|Hockey East Second All-Star Team (2007) Signed as a free agent by Minnesota, July 9, 2011. Missed majority of 2011-12 due to back and lower-body injuries, and as a healthy reserve. Signed as a free agent by Ottawa, July 1, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Almtuna (Sweden-2), November 23, 2012. Missed majority of 2012-13 due to head and finger injuries, and as a healthy reserve. Signed as a free agent by Astana (KHL), June 11, 2013.|
|2011-12: Recorded two assists and four penalty minutes in 17 games with Minnesota ... Missed the first 23 games of the season with a back injury and final 25 contests with a lower body injury ... He also played two games with the American Hockey League’s Houston Aeros. 2010-11: Recorded a career-high 11 assists and added one goal in a career-best 69 games with Tampa Bay … Ranked fourth on the team in ice time per game at 20:24 and in blocked shots with 108 ... Scored first goal of the season at Toronto (3/14/11)… Recorded first point of the season with an assist vs. N.Y. Islanders (10/21/10) ... Made NHL playoff debut and skated in all 18 playoff games for the Lightning, recording two assists … Recorded first career playoff point with an assist at Pittsburgh (4/23/11) in Game 5 ... Missed 13 games with an abdomen injury. 2009-10: Collected 13 points and three goals in 49 games with Tampa Bay … Logged career-high 31:42 vs. Ottawa (4/8/10) ... Scored first career NHL goal vs. Atlanta (12/26/10) on the same day he was recalled from Norfolk (AHL) for the second time … Notched 16 points (two goals, 14 assists) in 27 games with Norfolk ... Represented the United States at the 2010 World Hockey Championship, recording one assist in six games. 2008-09: Skated in 25 games with Tampa Bay, recording two assists ... Also played in 51 games with Norfolk … Led all Norfolk defencemen in points (29) and assists(25) … Wore the “A” for the Admirals in seven games … Played in his 100th NHL game vs. New Jersey (11/23/08). 2007-08: Made the Lightning roster in his first professional training camp out of the University of Maine … Appeared in 81 games in his rookie season and recorded six assists … Represented the Eastern Conference at the 2008 YoungStars Game as part of NHL All-Star Weekend … Recorded first NHL point with an assist at Boston (10/18/07) ... Made NHL debut, playing 12:39 with a plus-1 rating, in season-opener vs. New Jersey (10/4/07) … Missed one game with ankle injury (3/19/08). 2006-07: Played in all 40 games at Maine … Set career highs in goals (six) and points (20) … Named to Hockey East second all-star team. 2005-06: Recorded 16 points (three goals) in 36 games. 2004-05: One of three players to play in all 40 games. 2003-04: Only freshman to start all 44 games for the University of Maine Black Bears ... Finished the season with three goals and 16 assists for 19 points...Scored first collegiate goal against Boston University (11/1).