Goaltender who have made his NHL debut in 2005 for the Atlanta Thrashers, also performing several months in the AHL for the Chicago Wolves. He performed for the Crimson Deer Rebels in the Traditional western Hockey Little league. In 2007, he authorized with Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk in the Russian Super Little league. He was created in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. Winger Ilya Kovalchuk was his teammate within the Thrashers.