Longtime New Jersey Devil who set the franchise records for most seasons played, points in a season, and game-winning goals. He won Stanley Cup Championships with the Devils in 2000 and 2003.
He was chosen 51st overall in the 1994 NHL Entry Draft.
He was selected to his first NHL All-Star game during the 1999-2000 season.
He grew up in Třebíč, Czechoslovakia. He married Petra Volakova in 2007 and he has a daughter named Sophia.
He won 2 Stanley Cup Championships with goaltender Martin Brodeur on the New Jersey Devils.