Ranks 20th all-time in games played, seventh in goals, eighth in assists and sixth in points (tie, S. Yzerman)…2013-14: Named team’s Most Valuable Player, as voted by his teammates…Led Devils with 43a/67pts, while finishing second with 24 goals (A. Henrique, 25)…Also led club with six GWG, 231 shots on goal and +16 mark…League’s all-time leader with 124 GWG, passed G. Howe (121) Dec. 18 vs. Ott.; total includes NHL-record 18 OT goals…Scored 700th career NHL goal Mar. 1 at NYI, reached/surpassed 1,700-point mark Nov. 10 vs. Nsh. and appeared in his 1,400th NHL game Oct. 22 at CBJ…Recorded points in team season-high seven straight games Dec. 7-21 (2g-9a-11pts)...Led squad with 18 multi-pt. games, including team season-high 1g-3a-4pts Mar. 31 vs. Fla. (tie, T. Zajac, 3g-1a-4pts)...Became eighth player to appear in five Olympics; had 2g-1a-3pts in five games for Czech Republic in Sochi…Also represented home country at WC for ninth time; led team with 4g-4a-8pts.
WJC-A All-Star Team (1990) NHL All-Rookie Team (1991) NHL First All-Star Team (1995, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2006) Art Ross Trophy (1995, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001) NHL Second All-Star Team (1997) Lester B. Pearson Award (1999, 2000, 2006) Hart Memorial Trophy (1999) WC-A All-Star Team (2004)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1992, 1993, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2004)
Traded to Washington by Pittsburgh with Frantisek Kucera for Kris Beech, Michal Sivek, Ross Lupaschuk and future considerations, July 11, 2001. Traded to NY Rangers by Washington for Anson Carter, January 23, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Kladno (CzRep), September 17, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Omsk (Russia), November 7, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Omsk (KHL), July 4, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Philadelphia, July 1, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Dallas, July 3, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Kladno (CzRep), September 16, 2012. Traded to Boston by Dallas for Lane MacDermid, Cody Payne and Boston's 1st round choice (Jason Dickinson) in 2013 Entry Draft, April 2, 2013. Signed as a free agent by New Jersey, July 23, 2013.