Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, August 16, 1993. Missed majority of 1999-2000 due to hernia injury vs. New Jersey, December 1, 1999. Traded to Carolina by NY Rangers with Rob DiMaio for Sandy McCarthy and Carolina's 4th round choice (Bryce Lampman) in 2001 Entry Draft, August 4, 2000. Traded to Vancouver by Carolina with Marek Malik for Jan Hlavac and Harold Druken, November 1, 2002. Claimed by Montreal from Vancouver in Waiver Draft, October 3, 2003. Signed as a free agent by New Jersey, July 3, 2004. Missed majority of 2005-06 as a healthy reserve and recovering from a groin injury.
You can be hyped all you want, but his game will speak for itself. He's obviously going to be a great player so we've got to make sure we keep an eye on him. Whether it's his first game or his 1,000th game, our job is to take care of business, shut him down.
— Blues defenseman Alex Pietrangelo on facing ballyhooed Oilers rookie Connor McDavid, who is making NHL debut in St. Louis
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