NHL right winger who was picked in the first round of the 2009 Draft by the Boston Bruins, after winning a silver medal with the Canadian national team.
He played Rimouski Océanic in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League, steadily improving his game and emerging as one of the team's top scorers.
He was on the Bruins' 2010-11 Stanley Cup-winning team, though he did not qualify to have his name engraved on the trophy.
He was born in Montreal, Quebec.
He became teammates with fellow winger Shawn Thornton on the Bruins.