Right winger who made his NHL debut in 1998 for the Chicago Blackhawks, later playing for the Buffalo Sabres and Nashville Predators.
He played for the Val-d'Or Foreurs in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League.
He was the third overall pick in the 1996 NHL draft, going to the New York Islanders.
He has four daughters: Mya, Ella, Ava, and Laila.
Acrobatic goaltender Dominik Hasek was his teammate on the Sabres.