|NUMBER:||6||BIRTHDATE:||August 14, 1985 (AGE 28)|
|HEIGHT:||6' 4"||BIRTHPLACE:||Sicamous, BC, Canada|
|WEIGHT:||233||DRAFTED:||NSH / 2003 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Right||ROUND:||2nd (49th overall)|
- Is day-to-day with an eye injury.
- Has six points (2g-4a) in seven career games against the Capitals.
- Is the only defenseman in the NHL to lead his team in goal scoring.
- Has led Nashville in TOI in 16 of the last 20 games to rank seventh in the NHL (26:09).
- His seven goals on the season are tied for the lead among NHL D-men, while his five PPGs lead the League.
- The Preds are 7-0-0 when he finds the back of the ne this season.
- Has a franchise-best 54 power-play goals.
- Became the franchise's highest-scoring defenseman (115g-188a-303pts), surpassing Kimmo Timonen after his PPG vs. Detroit on Nov. 19.
- Scored his 300th and 301st career points against Chicago on Nov. 16, becoming the fourth player in franchise history to surpass the plateau.
- Attended Canadian Olympic Orientation Camp in August, played for Canada in 2010.
- Titles won: 2010 Olympics, 2007 World Championship, 2005 WJC, 2003 & 2005 WHL Titles, 2004 Memorial Cup
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We don't have any excuses tonight. Excuses are for losers. We've played with five defensemen before and it didn't affect us. We just had a bad second period and it cost us the game. We have to look in the mirror and blame ourselves.