Quick, under-sized-but-gritty still left winger who debuted in the NHL for the Buffalo Sabres in 2008 and authorized using the Carolina Hurricanes in 2013. He performed hockey at Boston University. He competed in the 2007 Globe Junior Championships for america. His brother-in-law Billy Kochis was tragically wiped out in a vehicle accident in 2013. He says he patterns his video game after Martin St. Louis, another small-but-fiesty winger.