Left winger who was drafted 17th overall by the New Jersey Devils in 2003 and signed with the Minnesota Wild in 2012. He captained Team USA at the 2014 Olympics.
He won a gold medal at the 2004 World Junior Championships, where he was named Most Valuable Player and Best Forward.
He finished third in goals scored in the 2008-2009 NHL season behind league-leading scorer Alexander Ovechkin.
He played NCAA hockey at the University of North Dakota.
He married Alisha Woods in 2012 and he has a son named Jaxson and a daughter named Emelia. His father J. P. Parise played hockey professionally as well.