|NUMBER:||53||BIRTHDATE:||May 25, 1980|
|HEIGHT:||6' 5"||BIRTHPLACE:||Buffalo Grove, IL, United States|
Playoffs: This is his 1st NHL playoff in his sixth full pro season ... Has not yet dressed in this post-season.
2009-10: Spent most of the season in Providence/AHL where he led club defensemen in scoring with 10-33=43 totals and 69 PIM in 68 AHL Bruins games ... Recalled twice to Boston, from Dec. 15-22 and Jan. 14-17 ... Played his first game as a Bruin Dec. 18 in his hometown of Chicago ... Did not dress for three games (coach's decision).
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There's no discouragement in that room. There's no issues there at all to be honest with you. It's more about, 'Hey, it's opportunities for players.' And if we become that bad of a team because of one player, it's not a real good sign for our hockey club. So this is part of sports. It's part of hockey.