Goaltender known for his good reflexes and aggressive style, he had a long NHL career with several teams, including the San Jose Sharks and Chicago Blackhawks.
He played for the London Diamonds in the Western Ontario Junior B Hockey League.
In 2006, the Colorado Avalanche hired him as a goaltending coach.
He was born in London, Ontario, Canada.
Goalie Arturs Irbe was his teammate on the Sharks.