Atlantic Division RANK: 2
Record: 14-8-4 NHL rank: 6
- Status: Back injury, injured reserve
- Height: 6'2
- Weight: 229 lbs.
- Shoots: R
- Experience: 10 years
- Birthdate: May 29, 1985
- Birthplace: Welland, Ont.
- Drafted: Drafted by Florida in 2003 (1/3).
- Acquired: Acquired in a trade with Columbus in 2015.
|Could shoot the puck at will and skated very well for a big man. Had excellent goal-scoring ability and could get hot for long periods of time. Had the total package for a hockey player.|
|Was not a consistent performer in any area of the game. Had trouble keeping his emotions in check. Had concussion issues that unfortunately ended his career prematurely.|
|Big, skilled but fragile scorer, if healthy.|
Career Honors & Awards
|NHL||Stanley Cup||2010-11 (Boston)|
|Canadian Hockey League||All-Rookie Team||2001-02|
|OHL||First All-Rookie Team||2001-02|