Will be competing for his country for the seventh time -- won gold medals with Canada at the 2002 Olympics, 2004 World Championship and 1991 World Junior Championship as well as winning the 2004 World Cup.
Is the only player in hockey history to have won a Stanley Cup, Olympic gold medal, World Championship, World Junior Championship, World Cup and Memorial Cup.
Did not play in the 2006 Olympics after undergoing arthroscopic knee surgery on Feb. 13/06.
Was a member of the tournament All-Star Team at the 1992 World Junior Championship.
Played with his brother Rob on Team Canada at the 2004 World Championship.
This is a big year for us in a lot of ways. You can see Garth and management really trying to find that solution to get us into the playoffs and consistently have that. The pressure is great. You have to enjoy it. It just means there's a great opportunity ahead of you.