Center who made his NHL debut in 2005 for the Columbus Blue Jackets and later played for the Edmonton Oilers and Phoenix Coyotes.
He played for the Quesnel Millionaires in the British Columbia Hockey League.
In 2012-2013, he played in the NLA for the ZSC Lions.
His sister Leah died tragically at the age of 12.
All-Star winger Shane Doan was his teammate on the Coyotes.