NHL center who was simply drafted 183rd general with the Boston Bruins in 2003. He performed four periods in the Traditional western Hockey Group and American Hockey Group prior to making his NHL debut. He gained a bronze medal using the U.S. nationwide team on the 2013 Ice Hockey Globe Championships. He was created in Anchorage, Alaska. He became teammates with Matt Carle in the Tampa Bay Lightning as well as the U.S. nationwide team.