NHL defenseman who was simply preferred in the 4th round from the 1997 NHL Entrance Draft with the LA Kings. He was called top defensive participant on the 1997 Globe Junior Championships. He was agreed upon with the Ottawa Senators in 2006 and traded in the Senators towards the Carolina Hurricanes in 2008. He was created in 1977 in Oak Recreation area, Illinois. He became teammates with David Krejci when he was agreed upon with the Boston Bruins in 2011.