2013-14: Spent the season in Providence/AHL with 4-7=11 totals and 93 PIM in 43 games ... Four of his 11 points came in a 2-2=4 performance on Mar. 9 vs. Adirondack and he completed the Gordie Howe hat trick with a fight in that game as well.
2012-13: Split the season between Boston's AHL affiliate in Providence and ECHL club in South Carolina ... Had 2-2=4 totals in 22 Stingrays games and skated in 23 games on two separate recalls to Providence.
2011-12: Began the season in Providence/AHL with two goals and 45 penalty minutes in 30 games before returning to his junior team in Kitchener as an overage player ... Played his first professional game on Oct. 7 vs. St. John's and recorded his first pro point with a goal on Oct. 16 vs. Portland.
JUNIORS: Played five-plus seasons of junior hockey in the Ontario Hockey League with Belleville and Kitchener with 67-44=111 totals and 392 penalty minutes in 267 career junior games ... Enjoyed his best season offensively in 2008-09 with 24-13=37 totals in 73 combined games with Belleville and Kitchener ... Led the Rangers in penalty minutes in 2010-11 with 160 ... Had 1-4=5 totals in 20 playoff games in 2009-10 as Kitchener advanced to their Conference Final series.
TRANSACTIONS: Boston's fourth pick (sixth round), 176th overall, in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.
ETC: Full name, Norman Tyler Zane Randell ... Nickname, Rands ... Single.
CONTRACT STATUS: Is in year one of a one-year contract with an NHL cap figure of $575,000.