Fred T. Hunt Memorial Award (AHL Sportsmanship) (1998)
Signed as a free agent by NY Islanders, September 3, 1998. Traded to Toronto by NY Islanders for Niklas Andersson, August 17, 1999. Traded to Los Angeles by Toronto for Don MacLean, February 23, 2000. Signed as a free agent by Rochester (AHL), July 20, 2000.
You get the right whistles at the right times, you can leave him out there. He's a beast when it comes to being on the ice. I thought [Saturday] he was a big man. That first period, he did that lateral cut and it was like three bowling pins bounced off him. There's not too many guys that can do that.
— Capitals coach Barry Trotz on Alex Ovechkin, who enters February tied for the NHL lead in goals