Lithuanian professional ice hockey player who was simply drafted by the brand new York Islanders in the 1st round from the 1992 NHL Draft. He remaining Lithuania for Russia at age group 14 after teaching with Aleksey Nikiforov. He performed for 4 different groups in the NHL, especially for the Islanders as well as the Penguins. He and his wife Irina possess a daughter called Elizabeth. He and Dainius Zubrus had been both popular Lithuanian hockey players.