Retired NHL middle who set up himself being a grinding, physical forwards throughout a 14-year NHL career. He have scored 99 factors while gathered 855 penalty a few minutes over 610 video games with six groups. He was the ninth general choose in 1998, but came back to try out two even more years in the OHL and proceeded to go unsigned. He was after that taken 76th general by the brand new Shirt Devils. He produced his NHL debut with NJ in the 2002-2003 period. He have scored his initial NHL playoff objective during video game seven from the 2003 Stanley Glass Final, an objective that ultimately became the earning marker. He provides four children along with his wife Christi and it is a Born Once again Christian. Later in his profession, he was suspended for four video games after the to the top of TJ Oshie.