Four-time Stanley Cup-winning center who played in the NHL for the Winnipeg Jets and Detroit Red Wings and internationally for Team Canada.
He played minor hockey for Don Mills Flyers Midget AAA.
After his playing career was over, he started working in the Detroit Red Wings' front office.
He has three children: Kienan, Kennedi, and Kamryn.
In 2009, he became the fifth player to play 1,000 games for the Red Wings, putting him in a class with Gordie Howe, Alex Delvecchio, Steve Yzerman, Nicklas Lidstrom, and Tomas Holmstrom.