Winger who made his NHL debut during the 2008-2009 season with the Anaheim Ducks and later played for the Carolina Hurricanes.
He played for the Kelowna Rockets in the Western Hockey League.
He signed with the Toronto Maple Leafs July 10, 2013.
He married Francesca Leiweke August 2013.
Star goaltender Jean-Sebastien Giguere was his teammate on the Ducks.