|BIRTHDATE:||January 18, 1983|
|HEIGHT:||5' 11"||BIRTHPLACE:||Stratford, CT, United States|
*Logged 19:40 in ice time at CBJ (3/19), second highest total of his career and blocked 5 shots
*Registered six hits at PHX (12/7)
*Skating as defenseman and logged 19:05 of ice time at COL (11/28)
*Made Wild debut at EDM (10/16) and played two games as a forward
*Registered 16 points (5-11=16) and 30 PIM in 44 games with Houston (AHL)
For me, it's a great win for our hockey team and for a lot of people back in Columbus, especially our fans in particular … people who have been devoted to this organization, it's big.