Is tied for 2nd (E. Gelinas) among NJ d'men with 3g-12a-15pts; recorded 1a Dec. 14 vs. TB...Missed first game of season Dec. 7 at NYR (upper body)...Appeared in 100th game with NJ Dec. 6 vs. Det...Had points in back-to-back games with 1a Nov. 21 at LA & 3rd goal of season Nov. 20 at Ana.; all three goals have come on the power play...Recorded third multi-pt. game with 1g-1a-2pts Nov. 10 vs. Nsh...Had points in two straight with PPG Oct. 26 at Bos. & PPA Oct. 24 vs. Van...Posted 2a Oct. 19 vs. NYR & Oct. 7 at Edm...Had points in three straight games Oct. 4-8 (4a)...2012-13: Appeared in every game for first time since 2003-04…Total included 600th career NHL game Mar. 19 vs. NYR...Finished first among club's defensemen with four goals (tie, A. Greene)/15 assists/19 points…Total included 1g-10a-11pts with the man advantage...Notched three multiple-point games, including 2g Mar. 4 at Tor…Played in 25 games with Kladno (Czech Rep.) prior to NHL season.
Traded to Nashville by NY Rangers with Rem Murray and Tomas Kloucek for Mike Dunham, December 12, 2002. Signed as a free agent by HIFK Helsinki (Finland), September 17, 2004. Traded to Minnesota by Nashville for Ryan Jones and Minnesota's 2nd round choice (Charles-Olivier Roussel) in 2009 Entry Draft, July 1, 2008. Traded to New Jersey by Minnesota for Kurtis Foster, Nick Palmieri, Stepahane Veilleux, Washington's 2nd round choice (previously acquired, later traded to Minnesota Minnesota selected Raphael Bussieres) in 2012 Entry Draft and New Jersey's 3rd round choice (later traded to NY Islanders NY Islanders selected Eamon McAdam), February 24 2012. Signed as a free agent by Kladno (CzRep), September 9, 2012.