Appearing in his first Olympics, Brown has played 46 international games, amassing 17 goals and 36 points (17-19-36).
At the 2008 World Championships he finished third on the team with nine points (5-4-9) in seven games and at the World Championships in 2004 he won a bronze medal, playing alongside 2010 Olympians Ryan Malone and Chris Drury.
At the age of 23, Brown was named captain of the Los Angeles Kings on Oct. 8, 2008 to become the youngest and first American-born captain in franchise history.
It's a date that's been circled on my calendar, so it's kind of nice to have it here and get it over with (Thursday). This is a little bit of the closing of the book on the move. That's kind of how I'm looking at it.
— Stars forward Jason Spezza on returning to Ottawa for the first time to face the Senators