CCHA Second All-Star Team (1996) NCAA West Second All-American Team (1997)
Traded to Atlanta by Dallas for Jamie Pushor, July 15, 1999. Traded to Calgary by Atlanta with Darryl Shannon for Hnat Domenichelli and Dmitri Vlasenkov, February 11, 2000. Signed as a free agent by Buffalo, August 12, 2002.
Unless he really collapses, I don't see him going anywhere. I've been very impressed with his composure and maturity. Once the regular season started, he was a different guy; it was like game on and almost as if he's been around for a long time.
— Florida Panthers general manager Dale Tallon on rookie defenseman Aaron Ekblad