|NUMBER:||17||BIRTHDATE:||February 13, 1979|
|HEIGHT:||6' 2"||BIRTHPLACE:||Redwater, AB, Canada|
|WEIGHT:||232||DRAFTED:||PHI / 1997 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Left||ROUND:||7th (164th overall)|
*Appeared in 1st game on 12/9 vs EDM since missing 9 games dating back to 11/21 @ CAR.
*Ranks 3rd on the team in S% with 13.6 and is t-1st with a 100.0 faceoff percentage.
*Removed from IR on 1/18 after missing 10 games with a lower body injury.
Learn more about the personalities of your favorite NHL players. WATCH NOW ›
I'm just excited about the opportunity. I've been on the ice earlier than usual and in the weight room, pushing around a little more weights than usual. Every day I go into a workout with a smile on my face and ready to go. When you do have a little more responsibility, you want to take your lunch pail and get ready to work.