NHL defender who spent his first nine seasons with the Nashville Predators before joining the New York Rangers in 2013.
He played for the Toronto St. Michael's Majors and the Guelph Storm in the Ontario Hockey League before debuting in the NHL.
He was selected 37th overall by the Predators in the 2003 NHL Draft.
He was born in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada.
He and fellow defender Ryan McDonagh became teammates in New York.