Traded to NY Islanders by Toronto with Claude Loiselle for Ken Baumgartner and Dave McLlwain, March 10, 1992. Traded to Boston by NY Islanders for Boston's 8th round choice (Peter Hogardh) in 1994 Entry Draft, March 18, 1993. Missed entire 1994-95 due to back surgery. Signed as a free agent by Dallas, January 26, 1995. Signed as a free agent by Toronto, August 22, 1996.
We're buyers. We're committed to winning. That's what [owner Vinnie Viola] has said all along and what we've said all along. We want to win. We want to win a championship. We're putting the pieces together, step by step, and we're hopeful that Jaromir can lead these young guys to the promised land. It's a win-win for us.
— Panthers GM Dale Tallon on Jaromir Jagr, who he traded for from the Devils on Thursday