Left-shooting middle who produced his NHL debut in 2011 for the Philadelphia Flyers following being drafted with the group eighth overall previously that year. He performed for the Notre Dame Midget Hounds in the Saskatchewan Midget AAA Hockey Group. He symbolized Canada in the 2011 Globe Junior Championships and earned a sterling silver medal. His dad Sylvain Couturier was a still left wing in the NHL for the LA Kings. Best winger Jaromir Jagr was his teammate in the Flyers.