Acquired: Signed as a free agent on 3/19/12
2011-12: Tallied two assists and a +2 plus/minus rating in eight regular-season games in his professional debut with the American Hockey League’s Rockford IceHogs … Registered his first professional point with an assist on March 25 at Milwaukee … Made his professional debut on March 24 vs. Houston … Registered 16 goals and 20 assists in 38 games with the Western Collegiate Hockey Association’s University of Nebraska-Omaha … Ranked second on the club with 144 shots on goal … Paced the club and shared 13th in the WCHA with seven power-play goals … Ranked second on the team with three game-winning goals … Registered a team- and season-high four points (2G, 2A) on Feb. 4 vs. Bemidji State.
2010-11: Ranked fifth on the club with 30 points (11G, 19A) in 30 games played with Nebraska … Shared fifth on the team with 11 goals and ranked fourth with 19 assists … Recorded a +10 rating.
2009-10: Tallied 24 points (13G, 11A) and 10 penalty minutes in 42 games with Nebraska.
2008-09: Posted junior career highs in goals (27), assists (31) and points (58) in 60 regular-season games with the United States Hockey League’s Sioux Falls Stampede … Recorded three points (2G, A) and two PIM in four postseason appearances.
2007-08: Registered 23 points (7G, 16A) in 56 regular-season games with the Stampede … Netted two goals and added an assist in three postseason appearances.