Notes: 2011-12: Selected by Edmonton in 1st round (1st overall) of the NHL Draft; Made NHL debut; Named to NHL All-Rookie Team....2013-14: signed 7-year, $42 million extension, Sept. 13th.
Top ranked domestic skater by NHL Central Scouting...The Red Deer centerman was tied for third in WHL scoring in 2010-11, notching 106 points on 31 goals and a league-high 75 assists...Added four goals and seven assists for the Rebels in the 2011 playoffs...Was named WHL rookie of the year in 2009-10...The late E.J. McGuire, former director of NHL Central Scouting, said the British Columbia native has "great skill and a knack for offense"...Has good speed and playmaking ability, but needs to become stronger on the puck.
US employers add 209K jobs, rate rises to 6.2 pct.
WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. employers extended this year's hiring surge into July by adding a solid 209,000 jobs. It was the sixth straight month of job growth above 200,000, evidence that businesses are shedding the caution that had marked the 5-year-old economic recovery.
WEST PALM BEACH, FL -- (Marketwired) -- 03/21/14 -- Companies that pride themselves on being eco-friendly may have conflicted ideas between marketing with ad specialties and maintaining their green reputation. ...