Left-handed center who made his NHL debut during the 2003–2004 season with the New York Rangers and joined the Pittsburgh Penguins the following season.
He played hockey at Harvard University at was the Ivy League Rookie of the Year in 1999-2000.
He signed with the Florida Panthers in October 2009.
He was born in Sarnia, Ontario, Canada.
Legendary center Mark Messier was his teammate on the Rangers.