Whitney was a defenseman with great size and fine offensive instincts. He had a good first pass and the skillset needed to man the point on the powerplay. Also skated well for a big man, with long, smooth strides. - Erik K. Piri, EP (2013)
2010-03-03 • Traded to the Edmonton Oilers by the Anaheim Ducks with a 2010 6th round pick for Lubomir Visnovsky.
2009-02-26 • Traded to the Anaheim Ducks by the Pittsburgh Penguins for Chris Kunitz & Eric Tangradi.