NHL Playoff Notes:
- Has 17 points (4g-13a) in 85 career playoff games, most recently tallying two points (1g-1a) in 24 games with New Jersey in 2012.
- Appeared in all 20 of Ottawa s playoff games during their run to the 2007 Stanley Cup Final, ranking second on the team in average time on ice (23:19).
- Led all skaters in the 2007 postseason in blocked shots (8) and ranked seventh in hits (50).
Additional Playoff/Championship Notes:
- Helped Russia win the 2002 World Junior Championship, tying for third among tournament defensemen in points (1g-3a) and assists.
- Appeared in all nine of Russia s games during the 2002 World Championship, earning a silver medal.
Missed majority of 2003-04 due to shoulder injury vs. Boston, December 8, 2003. Signed as a free agent by New Jersey, July 1, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Nizhny Novgorod (KHL), October 9, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Nashville, July 7, 2014.