Missed majority of 2008-09 due to knee injury vs. Worcester (AHL), October 31, 2008. Traded to Columbus by NY Rangers for Chad Kolarik, November 11, 2010. Traded to Phoenix by Columbus with Rostislav Klesla for Scottie Upshall and Sami Lepisto, February 28, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Columbus. July 11, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Edmonton, July 5, 2012. Traded to Washington by Edmonton for Garrett Stafford, April 2, 2013.