Notes: Mid-season rankings - 21; Final rankings - 24
2012-13 - Waterloo (USHL) - 53 gp, 11 G, 33 A, 44 Pts, 48 PIM
Assets: Has impressive size and plenty of shutdown upside. Moves the puck well but excels in defensive situations. Can log a lot of ice time, which adds to his overall value. Is a very good skater, too.
Flaws: Doesn't have high-end offensive instincts, so he won't likely be a major point producer in the pro ranks. Also, he may need to step up his physical game in order to maximize his shutdown upside.
Career Potential: Mobile shutdown defenseman with some upside.
Editorial supplied by 'The Sports Forecaster'