C 6'1" 199
Born: March 29, 1996
Birthplace: St. John's, Newfoundland
Shoots: Left
Drafted: CAR 2014 (5th, 127th)

Career Statistics

        Regular Season   Playoffs
Season Team League   GP G A PTS PIM   GP G A PTS PIM
2012-13 Cape Breton QMJHL   58 8 14 22 33   - - - - -
2013-14 Cape Breton QMJHL   56 14 19 33 54   4 1 0 1 8
2014-15 Cape Breton QMJHL   38 19 16 35 54   7 5 3 8 4
2015-16 Cape Breton QMJHL   50 16 23 39 86   3 1 2 3 0
2016-17 Charlotte AHL   42 2 4 6 11   - - - - -
  Florida ECHL   21 3 8 11 16   - - - - -
2017-18 Charlotte AHL   68 7 21 28 32   8 2 0 2 8
2018-19 Charlotte AHL   38 3 3 6 56   16 2 1 3 14
  Carolina NHL   20 1 2 3 6   2 0 0 0 0
   
AHL TOTALS   148 12 28 40 99   24 4 1 5 22
NHL TOTALS   20 1 2 3 6   2 0 0 0 0
PRO TOTALS   189 16 38 54 121   26 4 1 5 22

Biography

Finished the 2017-18 season tied for fifth on the Checkers’ all-time list with three shorthanded assists … Ranked tied for seventh in franchise history with five shorthanded points ... Signed a three-year, entry-level contract with Carolina on 4/4/16.

PERSONAL

Favorite team growing up: Toronto Maple Leafs … Favorite player growing up: Jonathan Toews … Favorite song: “Colorado” by Florida Georgia Line … Favorite movie: Slapshot … Favorite TV show: Prison Break … Favorite video game: Call Of Duty and Fortnite … Favorite restaurant in Charlotte: Mama Ricotta’s … Favorite vacation spot: Florida … Dogs or cats: Dogs … Favorite emoji: 👻 … Last thing you watched on Netflix: Superbad … Fun fact: He did gymnastics from Grade 3 to 6

2018-19

Made his NHL debut with Carolina ... Won a Calder Cup with Charlotte

2017-18

Completed his second professional season and first spent entirely at the AHL level with the Checkers … Scored 28 points, which was 22 more than he posted as a rookie … Tied for seventh on the Checkers with 21 assists … Tied for second on the team with two shorthanded goals … Tied for fourth on the team with two goals in the playoffs … Tied for third on the team with eight penalty minutes in the playoffs … Recorded assists in a career-best three straight games from 10/28-11/3. Also posted a plus-4 rating during that time … Marked his first AHL multi-goal game with a pair at UTI (11/10) … Assisted on Warren Foegele’s shorthanded goal at SPR (11/15) … Set a career high with three helpers vs. SPR (12/1) … Tallied goals in consecutive games vs. LAV (12/16-12/17) … Matched his career/season high with three assists vs. SPR (2/9), which was part of a three-game point streak that tied his career long (1g, 4a) … Scored goals in consecutive playoff games against WBS (4/21-4/26), marking the first playoff points of his career.

2016-17

Split his rookie season between the Checkers and the ECHL’s Florida Everblades … Made his professional debut on opening night at TEX (10/14) … Recorded his first professional goal/point at IA (11/11) … Marked his first professional assist at ONT (12/10) … Posted an assist and a season-best, plus-2 rating in a 3-2 overtime win at MB (12/30) … Assigned to ECHL Florida for the first time this season on 1/6 and posted an assist in his Everblades debut that night … Recalled from Florida on 2/18 after scoring eight points in 15 games with the Everblades … Reassigned to Florida on 2/21 after appearing in two games with the Checkers … In his first game back with the Everblades on 2/22, extended his assist/point streak to six games (6a) and fired a season-high eight shots on goal … Recalled to Charlotte on 3/7 … Assisted on Bryan Bickell’s first goal as a Checker, giving him points in consecutive games for the first time in his career (2a), vs. CLE (3/25).

JUNIOR

Totaled 129 points (57g, 72a) in 202 QMJHL games over four seasons with Cape Breton … Served as team captain in 2015-16 and 2014-15 … Ranked fourth on team in goals in 2014-15.

INTERNATIONAL

Helped lead Canada to a Bronze Medal at the 2014 U18 World Junior Championship.