Acquired by Colorado, along with Lawrence Nycholat and a second-round pick (originally Montreal’s choice – Colorado selected Stefan Elliott) in 2009 Entry Draft, in exchange for Jordan Leopold, March 4, 2009.
Signed as a free agent by Calgary, July 1, 2008. Traded to Colorado by Calgary with Lawrence Nycholat and Montreal's 2nd round choice (previously acquired, Colorado selected Stefan Elliott) in 2009 Entry Draft for Jordan Leopold, March 4, 2009. Missed majority of 2012-13 due to ankle injury vs. Edmonton, February 2, 2013.. Missed majority of 2013-14 due to back injury vs. Montreal, November 2, 2013 and as a healthy reserve.