|NUMBER:||3||BIRTHDATE:||June 21, 1985 (AGE 29)|
|HEIGHT:||6' 3"||BIRTHPLACE:||Ottawa, ON, Canada|
|WEIGHT:||230||DRAFTED:||CBJ / 2003 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Left||ROUND:||6th (168th overall)|
Notes: Missed games: Has missed one 2013-14 regular season game due to injury (and four, flu) ... An Ottawa native, he was among 47 players invited to participate in Hockey Canada's Orientation Camp in preparation for the Sochi Olympics from Aug. 25 - 28.
2012-13: Made his Senators debut on Jan. 19 at Winnipeg (4-1 win) ... Skated in the 300th game of his NHL career on March 8 at N.Y. Rangers (3-2 win) … Had two multi-point games (Jan. 24 at Florida and March 23 vs Tampa Bay – two assists in each game) … Established a career high in ranking third among Senators in avg. 22:13 time-on-ice ... Led all Senators with 81 blocked shots and ranked second among Ottawa players (and seventh among NHL defencemen) with 130 hits.
2013-14 Season high: Blocked shots: 5, Nov. 28 vs Vancouver (5-2 loss)
Career game highs: Goals: 1 (15x) last: March 10 vs Nashville (4-3 OT loss); Assists: 2 (5x) last: April 8 at N.Y. Islanders (4-1 win); Points: 2 (7x) last: (0-2), April 8 at N.Y. Islanders (4-1 win)
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It's pretty crazy, but believe me when I say we didn't draft these players with the mindset we had to because they had good hockey-playing dads. It just turned out that way. But we're certainly glad they're a part of our organization.