Signed as a free agent by Anaheim, September 7, 1993. Traded to Phoenix by Anaheim for Jim McKenzie, June 18, 1998. Traded to Montreal by Phoenix for cash, March 23, 1999. Officially announced his retirement, August 24, 2001. Signed as a free agent by Inglostadt (Germany), July 21, 2002.
They said, 'You're going to love the city. It's smaller than Philadelphia, but you're going to love it. You're going to love the fans. Just watching the playoffs last year, the fans seemed louder there than they did anywhere. I'm really excited about that.
— Forward Scott Hartnell on his upcoming season with the Columbus Blue Jackets