Born: March 1, 1978 in London, Ontario
How Acquired: Signed as an unrestricted free agent on August 19, 2003.
2002-2003: Began the season with Colorado and played in two scoreless NHL games…Made his NHL debut Oct. 9 vs. Dallas and skated Oct. 14 vs. Boston…Missed five games Oct. 17-24 with a rib injury…Reassigned to Hershey (AHL) Nov. 4…Skated in 50 games with Hershey, going 2-3-5 with 123 PIM.
2001-2002: Played in 58 games with Hershey (AHL), compiling pro career highs in points (14) and assists (13) with one goal and 201 PIM…Led Hershey in PIM…Set Hershey's all-time club record with 51 PIM in one game Oct. 19 at Worcester…Signed as a free agent by Colorado on Aug. 8, 2001.
2000-2001: Went 5-6-11 with 171 PIM in 59 games with Norfolk (AHL).
1999-2000: Played 69 games with Cleveland (IHL), going 6-6-12 with 210 PIM, setting pro career highs in goals and PIM.
1998-1999: Completed first pro season, going scoreless in six games with Portland (AHL) and tallied 0-7-7 with 120 PIM in 55 games with Indianapolis (IHL).
Junior: Skated two seasons with Niagara Falls (OHL), going 4-17-21 with 145 PIM in 105 games from 1994-96…Finished junior career at Erie (OHL), posting 7-40-47 with 260 PIM in 108 games over two seasons from 1996-98.
NHL Entry Draft: Chicago's second choice (42nd overall) in the 1996 NHL Entry Draft.