Called an intense and well-rounded defenseman, he debuted for the Vancouver Canucks in 2004 following becoming drafted by them in 2001. He became among Vancouver’s best defenders for over ten years before a 2015 trade delivered him towards the Anaheim Ducks. He performed small hockey for the Jr. Kings in the OMHA’s Niagara Area BB-E Little league. He performed hockey at Bowling Green Condition University on scholarship or grant. He was created to Al Bieksa and Angela Lombardo. He wedded Katie Bieksa in 2007. He was drafted by Don Cherry from the Mississauga Ice Canines in the 1998 OHL draft.