Russian defenceman who won the Stanley Cup as a member of the Los Angeles Kings in 2012 and 2014. He has represented Russia at events like the IIHF World Under-18 Championships, where he won a gold medal.
He was born in the city of Chelyabinsk and began playing for Traktor Chelyabinsk in the Russian Superleague in 2006.
He was suspended from the Kings indefinitely after being arrested on domestic violence charges in 2014.
He married Marta Varlamova in August 2014.
He has won multiple Stanley Cup Finals alongside goaltender Jonathan Quick.