Born : Ust-Kamenogorsk, Kazakhstan, May 7, 1986
Catches : Left
Weight : 203 lbs.
Height : 5' 11"
Last Amateur club : Saskatoon Blades (WHL)
Drafted by Minnesota in the 7th round (206th overall) in 2004
Acquired from the Boston Bruins as a free agent
Traded to the Anaheim Ducks for James Wisniewski
First game as a Hurricane, October 6, 2013 vs Philadelphia