Notes: 2010-11: Selected by Boston in 1st round (2nd overall) of the NHL Draft; Made NHL debut; Stanley Cup Champion...2011-12: Named to All-Star Team...2012-13: Re-signed with Boston to a six-year deal worth $34.5 million, Sept. 11th...2013-14: Traded to Dallas in a seven-player deal, July 4th.
Personal: Is the top-ranked North American skater by NHL Central Scouting...Played in
63 games for Plymouth in 2009-10 and led the OHL in goals with 48...Tied
Windsor's Taylor Hall for the league lead with 106 points...Won the Red
Tilson Trophy as the OHL's most outstanding player in 2009-10...Added five
goals and five assists in nine playoff games for the Whalers this
spring...Possesses decent size at 6-1, 172 pounds and has drawn comparisons to Hall of Famer Steve Yzerman...Totaled 173 points in 124 career regular-season games with Plymouth...Helped lead Team Canada to gold at the Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament in August of 2009.