Signed as a free agent by Calgary, October 10, 1996. Signed as a free agent by New Jersey, September 24, 1997. Signed as a free agent by St-Jean (QPSHL), September 29, 2002. Played w/ RHI's Vancouver Voodoo in 1993 (11-14-10-24-83) and 1994 (3-2-5-7-0); Oakland Skates in 1994 (4-4-3-7-40) and 1995 (17-17-14-31-80); San Jose Sting in 1997 (21-18-13-31-108) and MLRH's Philadelphia Sting in 1998 (3-5-5-10-23).
It's a tribute to him, and everything he's done and deserved is coming to fruition tonight with his jersey in the rafters. He's going to be a first-ballot Hall of Famer. And I said today, if he's not, take my stuff out. If he doesn't deserve to be in there first ballot, no one does. Except for (Wayne) Gretzky, I guess.
— Hockey Hall of Fame member Brett Hull on former teammate Mike Modano, whose No. 9 was retired by the Dallas Stars on Saturday