|BIRTHDATE:||September 6, 1970|
|HEIGHT:||6' 1"||BIRTHPLACE:||Moscow, Russia|
|WEIGHT:||197||DRAFTED:||STL / 1992 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Left||ROUND:||2nd (38th overall)|
For me, it's a great win for our hockey team and for a lot of people back in Columbus, especially our fans in particular … people who have been devoted to this organization, it's big.