|NUMBER:||17||BIRTHDATE:||July 16, 1986|
|HEIGHT:||6' 0"||BIRTHPLACE:||Winnipeg, MB, Canada|
|WEIGHT:||187||DRAFTED:||CGY / 2004 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Left||ROUND:||3rd (98th overall)|
2010-11: played his 1st game and scored his 1st goal with the Canadiens, as well as registering 3 shots on goal and 1 hit, with 2 blocked shots and a +1 differential on Oct. 7 at TOR… Collected 1 shot and 2 hits while blocking 1 shot on Oct. 9 at PIT… Played a team-high amongst forwards of 3:31 on the penalty kill on Oct. 13 vs. TBL… Had 1 hit on Oct. 15 at BUF.
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I'm just excited about the opportunity. I've been on the ice earlier than usual and in the weight room, pushing around a little more weights than usual. Every day I go into a workout with a smile on my face and ready to go. When you do have a little more responsibility, you want to take your lunch pail and get ready to work.