|December 23, 1986
|37 YEARS OLD
American NHL right winger who was drafted 24th overall by the St. Louis Blues in 2005. He spent seven years with the Blues before a 2015 trade sent him to the Washington Capitals. He helped the Capitals win the 2018 Stanley Cup Championship.
He played in the United States Hockey League for the Sioux Falls Stampede before attending the University of North Dakota.
He notched his first 20-goal season by scoring 21 goals while adding 39 assists in 2013-14. He competed for Team USA at the 2014 Winter Olympics, where his shootout expertise helped the team secure a victory over Team Russia.
He grew up with three siblings, Taylor, Tawni, and Aleah. He married Lauren Oshie in 2015. He and Lauren have two daughters, Lyla and Leni, and a son, Campbell.
He was teammates with David Backes on the Blues from 2008 to 2015.