A gritty forward who will make his living winning face-offs and scoring ugly goals.
Won the 2010 Hobey Baker Award as college hockey's most outstanding player.
Grew up in Brentwood, Tenn. (a Nashville suburb) and is the first Tennessee native to play in the NHL.
His two younger brothers – Sebastien and Brice – are forwards for the University of Alabama-Huntsville Chargers.
Titles won: 2006 U-18 World Championships
On Twitter: @BlakeGeoffrion