Born : Beauport, Québec, June 17, 1981
Catches : Left
Weight : 195 lbs.
Height : 6' 2"
Last Amateur club : Rouyn-Noranda Huskies (QMJHL)
Drafted by Philadelphia in the 1st round (22nd overall) in 1999
Acquired from the Philadelphia Flyers with Philadelphia's 1st (later traded to Dallas - Martin Vagner), 2nd (Maxime Daigneault) and 3rd (Derek Krestanovich) round choices in the 2002 Entry Draft for Adam Oates
Traded to the Vancouver Canucks for Vancouver's 5th round choice (later traded to NY Rangers - Tomas Zaborsky) in the 2006 Entry Draft
First game as a Capital December 16, 2003 at Atlanta
Named on the AHL Second All-Star Team with the Portland Pirates, 2003.
Led the AHL in shutouts (7) and save precentage (.929) with the Portland Pirates, 2003 ... Recorded a shutout in Capitals debut vs Atlanta.