"He's a good player. He's a great kid. The game has changed so much, and you've seen a lot of kids come in, but he wants to learn," Belanger said. "You can see he wants to learn and wants to get better."
"I was struggling with it at the start of the year. I really wanted to focus on that. I really wanted to work on that. At practice every day I'll be out there doing that," he said. "I feel like I've been getting more comfortable in the faceoff circle."