Registered 5th multi-pt. game with 2a Dec. 15 at NYI; with 1,065a in career, has passed S. Yzerman (1,063a) for seventh all-time...Posted 1g-1a-2pts Dec. 8 at Car. to tie/surpass M. Dionne (731g-1,040a-1,771pts) for fifth on NHL's point-scoring list...Also appeared in 1,500th NHL game Dec. 8, passing M. Modano for 15th all-time...Missed game Dec. 4 at Tor. (flu)...Scored 709th goal Nov. 28 vs. Det. to pass M. Gartner for sixth all-time; added 1a for 4th multi-pt. game...Had points in back-to-back games four times, most recently Dec. 13-15 (3a)...Extended NHL record with 19th OT/125th GWG Oct. 25 at Ott...Recorded 2a Oct. 9 at Phi. to pass Yzerman for 6th place on NHL's scoring list...2013-14: Named team s MVP Led Devils with 43a/67pts and finished 2nd with 24 goals (A. Henrique, 25) Scored 700th career NHL goal Mar. 1 at NYI, reached/surpassed 1,700-point mark Nov. 10 vs. Nsh Recorded points in team season-high seven straight Dec. 7-21 (2g-9a-11pts)...Led squad with 18 multi-pt. games.
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.