|NUMBER:||17||BIRTHDATE:||April 29, 1986 (AGE 27)|
|HEIGHT:||6' 1"||BIRTHPLACE:||Anchorage, AK, United States|
|WEIGHT:||210||DRAFTED:||NYR / 2004 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Left||ROUND:||2nd (60th overall)|
Career: Led Team USA in scoring at 2010 IIHF World Championships (6GP-3G-7A-10P)… Named MVP of 2008 NHL YoungStars Game after tallying 2G-1A-3P in a 7-6 win for Team East… Finished 7th in NHL rookie scoring race in 2007-08 (82GP-14G-26A-40P)… Registered 1st career Gordie Howe Hat Trick (1G-1A, fight vs. M. Komisarek) on 2/19/08 at MTL… Scored 1st career NHL goal on 11/8/07 vs. PIT (opposing G: M-A Fleury)… Made NHL debut on 3/8/07 at NYI... Spent 4 seasons with WHL's Portland Winterhawks (2002-06), tallying 234GP-82G-148A-230P... Named 2nd Team WHL All-Star in 2005-06.
2012-13: Leads CBJ in points-per-game (.64)... Ranks 5th in the NHL in FO% (58.2)... Won a season-high 17 face-offs on 4/17 at ANA... Recorded 17GP-9G-7A-16P with Alaska Aces (ECHL) during work stoppage.
2011-12: Ranked 4th on NYR in +/- (+16) & hits (207); was T-5th in takeaways (37)… Recorded 200th career NHL point with GW/SHG on 1/6/12 at PIT.
Personal: Nickname is ‘Dubi’… Favorite player growing up was Adam Graves.