|NUMBER:||8||BIRTHDATE:||March 24, 1980|
|HEIGHT:||6' 2"||BIRTHPLACE:||Evanston, IL, United States|
|WEIGHT:||195||DRAFTED:||NSH / 1999 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Right||ROUND:||2nd (54th overall)|
* Notched his first point of the season with an assist against the Predators Oct. 21.
* Appeared in five consecutive games since being recalled from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL) Oct. 12.
* Notched two points (1G-1A) in his Wilkes-Barre/Scranton debut versus Hershey Oct. 9.
* Posted 38 points (9G-29A) in 78 games last season with the Texas Stars of the American Hockey League (AHL).
Once again, it shows character in this dressing room. Once again, there's no quitting in here. We all wanted this so bad and we worked so hard to get home-ice advantage and we weren't going to let this one slide.