A very speedy winger with terrific hands and stickhandling ability. Likes to challenge defenders on-on-one, but isn't overly successful at it. Will give the puck up a lot due to this. Isn't very good defensively.
- 2010-08-06 • Signed to a five-year contract by SKA St. Petersburg
- 2009-09-29 • Signed to a one-year contract by the Atlanta Thrashers
- 2006-08-01 • Re-signed to a three-year contract by the Buffalo Sabres
- 2005-08-15 • Re-signed to a one-year contract by the Buffalo Sabres
- 2004-07-30 • Re-signed to a one-year contract by the Buffalo Sabres
- 2004-06-19 • Signed to a lockout contract by Dynamo Moskva
- 2002-09-04 • Re-signed to a two-year contract by the Buffalo Sabres