|College||Robert Morris University|
|Summer Team||Brooklin Redmen (MSL)|
|DOB||May 31, 1983|
Job – Medical Equipment Sales, Eastern Canada…Degrees – Marketing and Sports Management (Robert Morris University)…Hobbies – Golf, Hockey…Role Model Growing Up – My Parents, Bobby Orr, Chris Pronger…Three Words to Describe Yourself – Competitive, integrity, and teammate…Favorite TV Shows – Pawn Stars, Storage Wars, Swamp People, Entourage, The Sopranos, Golf, Hockey, Football…Favorite Movies – Dumb and Dumber, Shawshank Redemption, Catch Me If You Can, Plains Trains and Automobiles, Old School…Favorite Actors/Actresses – Denzel Washington, Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Jeremy Piven…Favorite Foods – Steak, Seafood…Most Prized Possession – Championship Rings…Quote/Words to Live By – “If you don’t make mistakes, you won’t learn from them.”…Career Highlight – Winning the NLL championship last year with Toronto.
Grabbed five loose balls at ROC (5/4)... recorded two loose balls at TOR (4/28)
Picked up two assists vs COL (4/20)...Recorded a pair of assists at COL (4/13)...Dished out an assist and grabbed six loose balls vs BUF (4/6)...Tied a career high for points (1g, 1a) vs PHI (3/29)...Dished out two assists and scooped up seven loose balls vs. WAS (3/16)...Scored first goal of the season at WAS (3/3)...Tallied one assist and four loose balls vs. EDM (2/24)...scooped up three loose balls at EDM (2/22)...Dished out an assist and collected six loose balls vs CGY (2/16)...Recorded one assist and forced two turnovers vs WASH (1/26)...Gathered five loose balls in the season opener at BUF (1/12).
Appeared in (6) games with Toronto from 2010-11 and (4) games with Minnesota in 2012-13...2013: Grabbed five loose balls at ROC (5/4)... recorded two loose balls at TOR (4/28)...2012: Recorded a team-high 18 loose balls and team-tying high six loose balls in the Swarm's two playoffs games...2011: Recorded two points (2a) and 12 loose balls in three games...Member of the Champion’s Cup winning team...2010: Tallied the game-winning goal, two points (1g, 1a) and three loose balls vs. ORL (5/8)...Collected six loose balls in three games.
2012: Finished the season ranking second in the NLL with 26 forced turnovers and earned NLL All-Pro Second Team honors...Also tied a career-high 11 points (2g, 9a) and scooped up 66 loose balls...Notable Performances: Collected a season high five loose balls at BUF (3/17)...Notched two shorthanded goals and four loose balls at WAS (2/24)...Recorded two loose balls and 10 PIM at the home opener vs. BUF (1/28)...Registered one point (1a) and three loose balls in his Swarm debut at COL (1/14)...2011: Appeared in 15 games with Toronto...Registered four points (1g, 3a), 55 loose balls, and 28 PIM...2010: Finished the season with one point (1g), 68 loose balls, and 29 PIM...2009: Appeared in all 16 games...Recorded 11 points (2g, 9a) and 83 loose balls…HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Innisdale Secondary (Barrie, Ontario).
Acquired by Minnesota in a trade with the Toronto Rock along with the ninth overall selection in the dispersal draft of the Boston Blazers, #12 selection in the 2011 NLL Entry Draft and a 2012 First Round selection in exchange for F Josh Sanderson and D Nick Inch (9/9/2011).