D 6'1" 195
Born: Jan. 20, 1996
Birthplace: Listowel, Ontario
Shoots: Right
Drafted: LA 2014 (2nd, 50th)

Career Statistics

        Regular Season   Playoffs
Season Team League   GP G A PTS PIM   GP G A PTS PIM
2012-13 Kingston OHL   61 7 22 29 33   4 0 0 0 4
2013-14 Kingston OHL   62 11 32 43 61   7 1 3 4 8
2014-15 Kingston OHL   65 7 25 32 57   4 0 1 1 9
  Charlotte AHL   4 0 1 1 0   - - - - -
2015-16 Kingston OHL   59 7 35 42 49   9 3 9 12 6
2016-17 Charlotte AHL   71 1 10 11 16   5 0 3 3 5
2017-18 Charlotte AHL   65 7 16 23 36   8 1 1 2 4
  Carolina NHL   10 0 3 3 19   - - - - -
   
AHL TOTALS   140 8 27 35 52   13 1 4 5 9
NHL TOTALS   10 0 3 3 19   - - - - -
PRO TOTALS   150 8 30 38 71   13 1 4 5 9

Biography

Signed a three-year, entry-level contract with Carolina on 4/1/15.

2017-18

Completed his second professional season with the Checkers while also playing at the NHL level for the first time … Set new career highs in goals (7), assists (16), points (23), penalty minutes (36) and plus-minus (plus-34) … Ranked second on the team and third among all AHL skaters in plus/minus … Plus/minus total was the second-highest in team history … Assisted on Warren Foegele’s shorthanded goal for his first point of the season at WBS (10/7) … Scored his first goal of the season and the second of his career at RCH (10/20) … Posted his first career multi-point game (1g, 1a) at BNG (12/27) … Had an assist and was plus-4 at LV (12/30) … Had two assists at HER (2/4) to extend his point streak to a career-long three games (1g, 3a) … Scored the first shorthanded goal of his career vs. SPR (2/9) … Posted a plus-10 rating over a six-game stretch from 2/3-2/13 … Had two points (1g, 1a) and a plus-2 rating in a 4-2 win vs. BNG (3/17).

2016-17

Completed his rookie season with the Checkers … Tied for fourth on the team and first among defensemen in playoff scoring with three points, all assists, in five games … Assigned to Charlotte as Carolina’s last training camp cut on 10/14 and made his season debut in that night’s regular-season opener at TEX … Picked up his first point of the season, an assist, and was plus-3 at IA (10/21) … Scored his first professional goal vs. IA (11/27) … Took his first career penalty (tripping) in his 32nd career game at CLE (12/22) … Had the primary assist on Andrew Poturalski’s game-tying goal in the third period vs. MIL (3/1) … Tied his season highs in plus/minus (+3) and shots on goal (five) vs. SA (4/5) … Had the lone assist on Connor Brickley’s overtime winner in Game 3 of the Checkers’ first-round playoff series vs. CHI (4/23), giving him points in consecutive games for the first time in his career … Had an assist and picked up the first fighting major of his career in Game 5 vs. CHI (4/26).

2014-15

Joined the Checkers at the conclusion of his junior season ... Made his pro debut with Charlotte vs RFD (4/11) ... Recorded his first pro point with an assist vs RFD (4/12).

JUNIOR

Totaled 146 points (32g, 114a) in 247 OHL games over four seasons with Kingston ... Led team defensemen in scoring in 2015-16 … Led team defensemen and ranked third overall in team scoring during the 2016 OHL playoffs ... Earned a nomination for OHL Defensemen of the Year and was named to the OHL Third All-Star Team in 2015-16 ... Led team defensemen in goals in three of his four seasons ... Helped lead Canada to a Bronze Medal at the 2014 U18 World Junior Championship ... Named to the OHL First All-Rookie Team in 2012-13 ... Won a gold medal with Canada at the 2013 U-18 World Junior Championship.