OHL First All-Star Team (1996, 1997) OHL MVP (1996, 1997) Canadian Major Junior First All-Star Team (1997) Canadian Major Junior Player of the Year (1997)
Rights traded to Toronto by New Jersey with Jason Smith and Steve Sullivan for Doug Gilmour, Dave Ellett and New Jersey's 3rd round choice (previously acquired, New Jersey selected Andre Lakos) in 1999 Entry Draft, February 25, 1997. Traded to San Jose by Toronto with Brad Boyes and Toronto's 1st round choice (later traded to Boston Boston selected Mark Stuart) in 2003 Entry Draft for Owen Nolan, March 5, 2003. Signed as a free agent by Los Angeles, July 2, 2006. Missed majority of 2006-07 due to a recurring knee injury.
It's such a privilege to be one of these 80 great players to do this milestone, and it doesn't get better than this doing it where I started. It means a lot to me. A big thanks goes to all the players tonight who helped me to achieve that and also all the players through my career.
— Chicago Blackhawks forward Marian Hossa after scoring his 1,000th career point on Thursday night in Ottawa