|NUMBER:||4||BIRTHDATE:||December 18, 1979|
|HEIGHT:||6' 1"||BIRTHPLACE:||Houghton, MI, United States|
|WEIGHT:||209||DRAFTED:||COL / 1999 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Right||ROUND:||8th (240th overall)|
- Assigned to the Toronto Marlies (AHL) Oct. 13.
- Missed first-two games of the season (Oct. 7, 9) due to knee injury.
- Played one preseason game in 2010.
- Needs one game for 200 career NHL games played.
- Played in 100th career Maple Leafs game Mar. 9 vs. BOS.
- Missed four games (Nov. 23-30) due to lower-body injury.
- Missed game Oct. 1 vs. MTL due to oblique injury.
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