Claimed by Atlanta from Edmonton in Expansion Draft, June 25, 1999. Traded to Los Angeles by Atlanta with Nelson Emerson for Donald Audette and Frantisek Kaberle, March 13, 2000. Signed as a free agent by Phoenix, July 7, 2002. Signed as a free agent by Pittsburgh, July 31, 2003.
I got a chance to play a thousand games and that's pretty special to me. To get a thousand [points], it's a great accomplishment. I'm not going to hide my feelings, I'm proud of that. To do it on a win, do it on a goal, I think it makes it special.
— New York Rangers forward Martin St. Louis after scoring his 1000th NHL point on Friday