NHL defender who won an Olympic gold medal for Canada in the 2002 Winter Olympics.
He began his youth career at age 16 with the Western Hockey League's Prince George Cougars.
He played in his first All-Star game in 2003, representing the Edmonton Oilers.
He fathered two daughters with his wife Rebecca Flann; he grew up with a sister named Kristy.
He teamed up with goaltender Martin Brodeur on the Olympic gold medal-winning Canadian hockey team.