Traded to Pittsburgh by Edmonton for Pittsburgh's 7th round choice (Brandon Lafrance) in 1996 Entry Draft, June 22, 1996. Claimed by Columbus from Pittsburgh in Expansion Draft, June 23, 2000. Signed as a free agent by Biel-Bienne (Swiss-2), January 6, 2005. Traded to Anaheim by Columbus with Francois Beauchemin for Sergei Fedorov and Anaheim's 5th round choice (Maxime Frechette) in 2006 Entry Draft, November 15, 2005.
I remember the first time at Wrigley Field all of us had the long johns, the turtlenecks and the extra equipment because we were afraid of being cold. Halfway through the first period everybody's ripping everything off and we just ended up wearing what we would normally wear for a game at the United Center.
— Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Sharp on the 2009 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic