Known for his prolific youth profession being a hockey middle. In the 2015 NHL Draft, he was chosen 33rd overall with the Tampa Bay Lightning. He was chosen #6 overall with the Saginaw Heart in the junior Ontario Hockey League’s (OHL) 2013 draft. He continued to start successfully for the group. He gained a silver medal with Group Canada’s U-17 group on the 2014 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Competition. Then captained the Canadian nationwide U-18 group to a bronze medal on the 2015 IIHF Globe U18 Championships. He was created and elevated in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada. He and fellow Canadian nationwide Connor McDavid had been both chosen in the 2015 NHL Draft.