Defenseman who also played in the NHL for the Detroit Crimson Wings from 1999-2006, also spending a while with their affiliate marketer golf club the Cincinnati Mighty Ducks. He was pressured to retire in 2005 after entering cardiac arrest throughout a video game. He performed for the Hull Olympiques in the Quebec Main Junior Hockey Little league. He performed internationally for the Czech Republic. He was created in Horovice, Czech Republic, which at that time was considered a part of Czechoslovakia. Defenseman Chris Chelios was his teammate around the Crimson Wings.