|BIRTHPLACE:||Winnipeg, MB, CAN|
|DRAFTED:||SJS: 2007-203 overall|
2011-12: Posted nine penalty minutes in seven NHL games…Reassigned to Worcester on Jan. 20…Recalled from Worcester on Nov. 26…Sent to Worcester on Nov. 12 on a conditioning assignment…AHL: All-time leader in Worcester Sharks history with 490 penalty minutes and 47 fighting majors…Was suspended by AHL for three games due to pregame brawl on 4/10 vs. Manchester.
CAREER 2010-11: NHL: Had four fighting majors…Earned his first fighting major of the season (Jared Boll) on Oct. 8 at Columbus in Stockholm…AHL: Third on Worcester in PIM.
2009-10: T-8th on team in PIM…Ended the season with a three-game assist streak…Earned first career game misconduct on Dec. 3 vs. St. Louis…Scored first NHL goal (Roberto Luongo) on Nov. 29 at Vancouver…Recalled from Worcester on Nov. 17 and recorded an assist that night at Nashville…Earned first NHL fighting major (Derek Dorsett) in his home debut vs. Columbus on Oct. 8…Made his NHL debut and earned an assist on Oct. 3 at Anaheim…AHL: Led Worcester in PIM…Playoffs: Led Worcester in PIM.
2008-09: His 21 fighting majors were a Worcester franchise record and fourth amongst AHL rookies…Led Worcester in PIM and fourth amongst league rookies…Scored first professional goal on Oct. 11 at Lowell…Playoffs: Led the team and AHL in PIM and had two fighting majors...T-6th on the team in points and was a plus-3.
2007-08: 12th in WHL with 164 PIM for Portland and Moose Jaw…Tied career high in goals and set career highs in points and assists…Began the season as Portland’s captain and was acquired by Moose Jaw in November…Recorded first professional point (assist) on April 11 at Portland…Made professional debut on April 2 at Springfield.
2006-07: Second on the team in goals and fourth in points…Led team and finished seventh in the WHL in PIM…Second on the team in power play goals (12).
2005-06: Finished season with 21 fighting majors and finished eighth in the WHL in PIM.
2004-05: Sixth on the team in PIM…Posted two power play goals.
2003-04: Selected to play for Team Western, a combined team of the best 16-year-olds from Manitoba and Saskatchewan, in the World “Under 17” Hockey Challenge…Posted four fighting majors with Portland.
PERSONAL: “Frazzle” lists these favorites: Kings of Leon (musician); “Billy Madison” (movie); “Sons of Anarchy” (television show); Kevin Costner (actor); Winnipeg Jets (NHL team while growing up); Vancouver (NHL road city); San Francisco Giants (professional/collegiate team); sailing (sport other than hockey); Original Joe’s (San Jose restaurant); Mexico (vacation spot); barstoolsports.com (website); olives (food); Tetris (video game); Christmas (holiday); “No speed limit on the extra mile” (saying); GQ (magazine); Cranium (board game)…likes to play the guitar in his spare time…has a cat named Cha Cha…first job: teaching sailing…most memorable NHL moment: first goal…hockey idol is Ryan Smyth…favorite professional athlete is San Francisco Giants closer Brian Wilson…hates when people use their signal lights in turn-only lanes…hidden talent is his ability to juggle… most famous person in his cell phone directory: Minnesota Wild forward Dany Heatley…golf handicap is 12 and he likes to play at Pasatiempo…started skating at four and playing hockey at six…would have been a high school gym teacher if not for hockey …wears Bauer skates, size 11.5…oldest piece of equipment is his elbow pads.