Traded to Chicago by Calgary with Marty McInnis and Erik Andersson for Jeff Shantz and Steve Dubinsky, October 27, 1998. Claimed by Calgary from Chicago in Waiver Draft, September 28, 2001. Traded to Columbus by Calgary for Blake Sloan, March 19, 2002. Signed as a free agent by Nashville, September 10, 2003. Claimed off waivers by Florida from Nashville, February 13, 2006. Signed as a free agent by Ottawa, July 26, 2006.
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