American centre who was named an All-Star and Playoff MVP while playing for the Green Bay Gamblers in the United States Hockey League. He later played college hockey for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish and made his NHL debut with the New York Islanders during the 2012-13 season.
He played high school hockey in his hometown of Edina, Minnesota before transferring to the military school St. Thomas Academy, where he won a state championship in 2006.
He was a star quarterback in high school, being named the 2008 Minnesota Gatorade Football Player of the Year and setting a Minnesota state record for all-purpose yards in a single game.
His parents are Thomas and Lisa Lee.
He has been teammates with right winger Kyle Okposo in New York.