OHL Second All-Star Team (1996)
Rights traded to Edmonton by Boston with Mariusz Czerkawski and Boston's 1st round choice (Matthieu Descoteaux) in 1996 Entry Draft for Bill Ranford, January 11, 1996. Traded to Boston by Edmonton for Bobby Allen, March 19, 2002. Signed as a free agent by New Jersey, July 24, 2003. Traded to Vancouver by New Jersey for Vancouver's 4th round choice (T. J. Miller) in 2006 Entry Draft, March 9, 2006. Signed as a free agent by Dusseldorf (Germany), July 28, 2006.
I watched many times this year the series between the Russians and Canada in 1972, and he was a dominating player there. After I watched the tapes, I respect him a lot more because he turned the series around. He was the guy. In that time, he was the best in the world. It’s a big honor for me to tie him.
— Panthers forward Jaromir Jagr on scoring the 717th goal of his career to tie Phil Esposito for fifth on the NHL's all-time goals list after a 4-3 win vs. the Lightning on Sunday