|NUMBER:||6||BIRTHDATE:||February 19, 1983|
|HEIGHT:||6' 4"||BIRTHPLACE:||Boston, MA, United States|
|WEIGHT:||209||DRAFTED:||PIT / 2002 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Left||ROUND:||1st (5th overall)|
2013-14: Recalled from San Antonio on Mar. 23...Had 20 points (4-16-20) in 40 games at time of recall...Made his Panther debut Oct. 3 at DAL, recording two shots on 18:26 TOI.
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What we expected is what we got. Very mature young individual that's focused. He is on the right track. He's not only a great hockey individual, but he's a good person off the ice. He seemed to take a leadership role with this group right off the hop and ran away with it, and was vocal, was respectful, was everything it takes to be a Panther. His future looks bright.