Acquired: Acquired from Boston on Nov. 30, 2005 in exchange for D Brad Stuart, C Marco Sturm and C Wayne Primeau.
Drafted: BOS / 1997 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (1st overall)
Stanley Cup Playoff Notes:
- 1st on the team, T-3rd in the League in assists (8)
- Has a three-game points streak (0-3=3)
- Had a three-assist game in the series clinching Game 4 of the WCQF vs. Vancouver on May 7
- Scored the first goal of Game 2 of the WCQF at Vancouver on May 3 and was a +3
-13th career postseason appearance (1998, ’99, 2002-04, 2006-present)
2012-13 Game Notes
- T-12th in the League in assists (33) and 4th in faceoff percentage (58.5%)
- T-6th in the League in power play points (2-19=21) and T-2nd in PP assists (19)
- 13th in the League in takeaways (37)
- Played his 1,100th career game on March 9 vs. St. Louis and posted his 1,100th career point with an assist on March 2 vs. Nashville
- During the work stoppage, he played for HC Davos of the Swiss Elite League. He also played for HC Davos and finished second in the Spengler Cup
- Recently did an interview with Shuli Egar from the Howard Stern Show and called it “the pinnacle of my interview career”.