|NUMBER:||2||BIRTHDATE:||May 13, 1983 (AGE 30)|
|HEIGHT:||6' 3"||BIRTHPLACE:||Grand Ledge, MI, United States|
|WEIGHT:||234||DRAFTED:||EDM / 2002 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Right||ROUND:||2nd (44th overall)|
REGULAR SEASON: Selected as the Kings Most Inspirational Player (Ace Bailey Memorial Award)…Played in 500th career game April 3 at SJ...Assist Feb. 26 at COL...Assist Dec. 17 vs. EDM...Assist Dec. 15 at CHI...Activated from IR Dec. 10 (missed 15 games)...Placed on IR Nov. 13 (retro to Nov. 2) with upper-body injury...Two points (1-1=2), eight hits and four blocked shots Oct. 19 vs. DAL....Goal, Four hits and four blocked shots Oct. 4 at WPG.
For me, it's a great win for our hockey team and for a lot of people back in Columbus, especially our fans in particular … people who have been devoted to this organization, it's big.