Pacific Division RANK: 3
Record: 39-25-5 NHL rank: 11
- Height: 5'11
- Weight: 182 lbs.
- Shoots: L
- Experience: 16 years
- Birthdate: Mar 17, 1979
- Birthplace: Edmonton, Alta.
- Drafted: Drafted by Pittsburgh in 1997 (8/208).
- Acquired: Acquired as a free agent in 2013.
|Displayed good hockey sense. Skated fairly well, was fearless and could log a lot of ice time in the NHL. Could also play a physical game, despite his lack of size. Was a leader in the dressing room.|
|Did not put up great offensive totals in the NHL. Struggled with consistency issues in all areas of the game. Became prone to significant injuries over time, which eventually cut his career short.|
|Diminutive but sound defenseman and leader.|
Career Honors & Awards
|NHL||Stanley Cup||2010-11 (Boston)|
|NHL||King Clancy Memorial Trophy||2013-14|
|NHL||Played in the NHL YoungStars Game||2001-02|
|Canadian Major Junior||Plus/Minus Award||1997-98|
|WHL||Doug Wickenheiser Memorial Trophy||1998-99|
|WHL||First All-Star Team||1997-98|
|WHL||West Second All-Star Team||1998-99|