|BIRTHPLACE:||Elburn, IL, USA|
|DRAFTED:||CHI: 2007-38 overall|
Played for the US National Development Team and Colorado College prior to being drafted 38th overall by the Chicago Blackhawks. Played alongside his older brother Lee for two seasons at Colorado College and the Manitoba Moose. Is also an inline hockey player having won gold with Team USA at the 2006 World InLine Championships.
First Game: Dec 8/11 at MTL