• Sixth time representing Team USA on the international stage (2016 World Cup; 2021, 2014, 2012 IIHF Men's World Championship; 2007 IIHF World Junior Championship
  • Served as captain of 2014 U.S. Men's National Team

International Career

Played on three U.S. Men’s National Teams (2012, 2014, 2016) and one U.S. National Junior Team (2007-bronze) and the 2016 World Cup of Hockey Team

World Cup of Hockey

  • Member of the 2016 U.S. World Cup of Hockey Team that competed in the World Cup of Hockey in Toronto, Canada
    • Scored a goal in three games

Men's World Championship

  • Recorded one assist at the 2021 Men's World Championship
  • Served as captain of 2014 U.S. Men's National Team

World Junior Championship

  • Member of the bronze medal-winning 2007 U.S. National Junior Team during the IIHF World Junior Championship in Leksand and Mora, Sweden
    • Notched two assists in seven games

Professional Career

Played the 2020-21 season with EV Zug in Switzerland

  • Won the league championship
  • Skated in nine regular season games, recording four goals and four assists
  • Played 13 playoff games, tallying six goals and three assists

Played from 2008-2020 in the Detroit Red Wings Organization

  • Served as an alternate captain for the Red Wings from 2016-20
  • Set a career-high in goals (23) and points (44) in the 2014-15 season
  • Had back-to-back 40 point seasons, registering 42 in 2015-16
  • Made his NHL debut in 2008, and scored his first NHL goal on October 17, 2010 against Colorado

College Career

Played three seasons (2005-08) at Michigan State University (CCHA)

2007-08 (Junior)

  • Received CCHA Best Defensive Forward, All-CCHA Honorable Mention and CCHA Mike and Marion Ilitch Humanitarian Award
  • Played 42 games, recording 19 goals and 21 assists
  • Alternate captain

2006-07 (Sophomore)

  • NCAA Frozen Four Most Outstanding Player as Michigan State won the NCAA national title. He scored the game-winning goal in the third period
  • Tallied 15 goals and 18 assists in 38 assists

2005-06 (Freshman)

  • CCHA All-Rookie Team Honorable Mention after tallying 22 points (10-12)
  • Netted 10 goals with 18 assists in 44 games

Junior Career

Played for the Cedar Rapids RoughRiders (USHL) for one season

  • Won the Clark Cup
  • Recorded 27 goals with 25 assists in 60 games