|NUMBER:||3||BIRTHDATE:||June 28, 1983|
|HEIGHT:||6' 1"||BIRTHPLACE:||Brandon, MB, Canada|
|WEIGHT:||183||DRAFTED:||VAN / 2002 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Left||ROUND:||3rd (68th overall)|
- Was recalled from Lake Erie of the American Hockey League on Jan. 21.
- Leads all Monsters defensemen in scoring with 17 points (2g/15a) in 42 games.
- Saw his first NHL action in 2008-09, appearing in 11 games with the New York Islanders.
- Played three seasons at the University of Denver, helping the Pioneers win the 2005 NCAA Championship.
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It's really exciting. I'm pretty sure that when I play my first game I'm going to be emotional. To be back on the ice playing a game, being in game situations, with all the routines and rituals I do before games and during the game, I feel like I'm going to be emotional. I'm going to be really happy.