Traded to Montreal by Calgary with Zarley Zalapski for Valeri Bure and Montreal's 4th round choice (Shaun Sutter) in 1998 Entry Draft, February 1, 1998. Signed as a free agent by Toronto, July 13, 1999. Signed as a free agent by Florida, September 4, 2003. Signed as a free agent by Davos (Swiss), October 15, 2003. Signed as a free agent by Farjestad (Sweden), May 17, 2004.
We were thinking about Rich back home, but I thought we did a great job getting mentally ready for this game. We're still in a big playoff push and we found a way to get two points. It's not easy. It hit our guys pretty good [Monday] night. We did a great job as a group.
— Dallas captain Jamie Benn on the Stars' OT victory against the St. Louis Blues the night after Rich Peverley collapsed on the bench