Veteran NHL center who helped the Ottawa Senators reach the Stanley Cup Finals in 2007, then won his first Stanley Cup Championship with the Chicago Blackhawks in 2015. He began his second stint with the Arizona/Phoenix Coyotes in 2015.
He had a standout junior hockey career with the QMJHL's Victoriaville Tigres and was awarded the Mike Bossy Trophy as the top QMJHL draft prospect in 2000. He was selected 55th overall in the 2000 NHL Draft by the Senators.
He was a member of the Canadian national team at the 2011 World Championships, appearing in four games as the team finished fifth in the tournament.
He married his childhood sweetheart Karen Vermette in 2009.
He and Daniel Alfredsson were teammates on the Senators from 2005 to 2009.