Played in NHL All-Star Game (1993, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999)
Traded to Ottawa by Washington for Brooks Laich and Ottawa's 2nd round choice (later traded to Colorado - Colorado selected Chris Durand) in 2005 Entry Draft, February 18, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Poprad (Slovakia), January 17, 2005. Signed as a free agent by Atlanta, September 18, 2005. Signed as a free agent by Chicago, December 10, 2006. Officially announced his retirement, October 29, 2007.
They said, 'You're going to love the city. It's smaller than Philadelphia, but you're going to love it. You're going to love the fans. Just watching the playoffs last year, the fans seemed louder there than they did anywhere. I'm really excited about that.
— Forward Scott Hartnell on his upcoming season with the Columbus Blue Jackets