OHL Second All-Star Team (1999) ECHL Playoff MVP (2002) (co-winner - Simon Gamache)
Traded to Calgary by NY Islanders with Marty McInnis and Calgary's 6th round choice (previously acquired, Calgary selected Ilja Demidov) in 1997 Entry Draft for Robert R eichel, March 18, 1997. Signed as a free agent by Florida, July 31, 2002. Signed as a free agent by Stuttgart (German-2), August 6, 2003.
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