|NUMBER:||25||BIRTHDATE:||June 18, 1979 (AGE 34)|
|HEIGHT:||6' 1"||BIRTHPLACE:||Flesherton, ON, Canada|
|WEIGHT:||215||DRAFTED:||OTT / 1998 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Right||ROUND:||6th (161st overall)|
Notes: Missed games: Has not missed any 2013-14 regular season games due to injury ... Was named one of two alternate team captains (Phillips) for the first time in his career ahead of the 2013-14 NHL campaign.
2012-13: Was one of six Senators to have appeared in each of the club’s 48 games … Led the Senators and ranked second in the NHL with 144 penalty minutes … Led the Senators and finished second in the NHL in hits (206) … Tied for the team lead (Gonchar) with three game-winning goals … Tied a career-high with two assists on March 28 vs N.Y. Rangers (3-0 win) … Became the 55th player in NHL history and first Senator to reach 2,000 penalty minutes on April 27 vs Philadelphia (2-1 loss) … Played in all 10 of Ottawa’s playoff games, recording four assists and a league-high 39 penalty minutes.
Career game highs: Goals: 2 (3x) last: 3/17/11 vs New Jersey (3-1 win); Assists: 2 (8x) last: 3/28/13 vs N.Y. Rangers (3-0 win); Points: 3, (1-2), 4/6/10 at Florida (5-2 win)
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It was one of those spur-of-the-moment things you think of. I'm glad it went in because the guys would have given me a lot of flak if I didn't score that one.