Goaltender who made his NHL debut in 2014 with the Tampa Bay Lightning and represented Latvia at the 2014 Olympics.
He played for ASK/Ogre in the Latvian Hockey League.
He played for Dinamo Riga in the Kontinental Hockey League during the 2012-2013 season.
He was born in Aizkraukle, Latvia.
He was part of the same 2013 NHL draft that produced center Nathan MacKinnon.