Born : Cold Lake, Alberta, January 7, 1981
Catches : Left
Weight : 197 lbs.
Height : 6' 4"
Last Amateur Club : North Bay Centennials (OHL)
Drafted by Florida in the 2nd round (40th overall) in 1999
Acquired from the Floriad Panthers for Vancouver's 2nd round choice ( Later traded to New Jersey - New Jersey selected Tuomas Pihlman) in the 2001 Entry Draft and Vancouver's 3rd round choice (later traded to Atlanta - later traded to Buffalo - Buffalo selected John Adams) in the 2002 Entry Draft
Traded to the Florida Panthers with Todd Bertuzzi and Bryan Allen for Roberto Luongo, Lukas Krajicek and Florida's 6th draft choice (Sergei Shirokov) in the 2006 Entry Draft
First game as a Canuck January 23, 2002 at Dallas
Named on the OHL Second All-Rookie Team with the North Bay Centennials, 1998 ...
Named on the OHL Third All-Star Team with the North Bay Centennials, 2001 ...
Member of the Bronze Medal winning Team Canada at the 2001 World Junior Championships.