- Status: Unrestricted Free Agent (Group III)
- Height: 6'5
- Weight: 230 lbs.
- Shoots: L
- Experience: 5 years
- Birthdate: Oct 29, 1987
- Birthplace: Winnipeg, Man.
- Drafted: Drafted by San Jose in 2007 (7/203).
|Uses his massive frame to be an intimidating presence on the ice. Has the ability to play more minutes than the average enforcer, especially at lower levels.|
|Is not talented enough to see top-six forward minutes as a power forward, so he must improve his defensive-zone coverage in order to become an NHL regular.|