Journeyman right winger who began his NHL career with the San Jose Sharks in 2005; joined the New Jersey Devils in 2011 after bouncing around the league with the Buffalo Sabres, Vancouver Canucks, and Florida Panthers between 2008 and 2011.
He played in the 2001 World U-17 Challenge for Team Quebec.
He was selected 16th overall in the 2003 NHL Draft by the San Jose Sharks.
He married Anne Sophie Le Tarte in 2010.
He became teammates with All-Star goaltender Martin Brodeur on the New Jersey Devils in 2011.