Notes: Is the eighth-rated North American skater by NHL Central Scouting...Recorded 32 points and 74 penalty minutes for Saint John of the QMJHL in 2008-09...At 6-4, 214 pounds, he has the size to become an dominant physical defenseman in the NHL...Is also a good skater with developing offensive talents.
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