Defenseman who made his NHL debut in 2012 for the New York Islanders.
He played youth hockey for the USHL's Cedar Rapids RoughRiders, and joined the University of Denver's hockey team in 2009.
He became the first NHL player to be born, raised, and trained in Oklahoma.
He grew up in Edmond, Oklahoma, though he attended high school in Iowa.
As a rookie for the Islanders he was coached by Jack Capuano.