Czech winger who played for the Nashville Predators from 2001 to 2004 and again from 2005 to 2013; exchanged towards the Washington Capitals in Apr, 2013. He was chosen 191st general in the 1999 NHL Entrance Draft with the Predators. During his first year year using the Predators, he established franchise first year records in helps (24) and factors (33). He was created in Trebic, Czechoslovakia. He was coached by Barry Trotz through the entirety of his tenure using the Predators.