|BIRTHPLACE:||St. Charles, MO, USA|
|Signed as a free agent by Chicago, April 3, 2010.|
2011-12: Split time between the Chicago Blackhawks and American Hockey League’s Rockford IceHogs … Recorded an NHL career-high 58 penalty minutes in 18 regular-season games, ranking third on the club and sixth among league freshmen … Ranked second on the team and fourth among NHL rookies with eight fighting majors … Made his NHL debut on Feb. 29 vs. TOR, recording a fighting major, two shots on goal, one hit and one blocked shot in 5:34 of ice time … Posted one goal in four postseason appearances in his NHL playoff debut vs. PHX in the Western Conference Quarterfinals … Made his NHL postseason debut on April 12, registering 6:40 of TOI … Netted his first career NHL point with a game-tying goal in Game 2 at PHX on April 14, becoming the first Blackhawk to log his first NHL point as a playoff goal since Warren Rychel vs. MIN on April 6, 1991 … Led the club and ranked third among league rookies with 19 PIM … Registered a professional career-high six assists and nine points (3G, 6A) in 53 contests with Rockford.
2010-11: Tallied a professional career-high four goals in 55 regular-season tilts with the IceHogs … Ranked fifth on the club with 115 PIM.
2009-10: Recorded two points (1G, 1A) and 7 PIM in three regular-season games in his professional debut with Rockford … Netted his first professional goal and assist on April 10 at San Antonio … Made his professional debut with Rockford on April 6 at Houston … Posted collegiate career highs in goals (7), assists (18), points (25) and PIM (83) in 42 with the ECAC’s St. Lawrence University Saints … Ranked second on the team with 102 shots on goal and fourth with 25 points … Ranked second in the league with a team-leading 83 PIM.
2008-09: Posted 13 points (6G, 7A) in 36 matchups for St. Lawrence University … Shared third on the team with 51 PIM.
2007-08: Registered junior career highs in goals (15), assists (16) and points (31) in 58 regular-season tilts with the United States Hockey League’s Lincoln Stars … Ranked second in the league with a junior career- and team-high 211 PIM … Shared fourth in the club with six points (2G, 4A) and led with 40 PIM in eight postseason appearances.
2006-07: Recorded 26 points (14G, 12A) in 57 regular-season games … Ranked second in the league with a team-high 207 PIM … Tallied two assists and 2 PIM in four postseason appearances.
2005-06: Registered 16 points (8G, 8A) and a team-leading 175 PIM in 58 regular-season games with Lincoln … Tallied one goal, two assists and 12 PIM in nine postseason appearances.