|NUMBER:||24||BIRTHDATE:||October 18, 1979|
|HEIGHT:||6' 6"||BIRTHPLACE:||Elliot Lake, ON, Canada|
|WEIGHT:||231||DRAFTED:||EDM / 1998 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Left||ROUND:||3rd (67th overall)|
It's very special, obviously; there is draft day and then there's the day that you sign your first deal. It's been a crazy couple of weeks and I'm very honored to be able to do that."