Hockey defenceman who won back-to-back silver medals representing Canada on the 2007 and 2008 Globe Junior Glaciers Hockey Championships. He started his NHL profession using the Washington Capitals in 2008. He was created in Burnaby, United kingdom Columbia and started his junior hockey profession using the Calgary Hitmen. In 2008, he gained the Four Broncos Memorial Trophy as the very best participant in the Traditional western Hockey Group. He wedded Mandy Flemmer in 2012. He and Semyon Varlamov are both previous first circular picks from the Washington Capitals.