Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, November 18, 1997. Signed as a free agent by Montreal, July 7, 2000. Traded to Philadelphia by Montreal with Montreal's 6th round choice (Dennis Seidenberg) in 2001 Entry Draft for Gino Odjick, December 7, 2000. Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, August 23, 2001. Claimed by Boston from NY Rangers in Waiver Draft, September 28, 2001. Loaned to Philadelphia (AHL) by Providence (AHL) for the loan of Andre Savage, October 29, 2003.
It's cool when you think about how many great American players have played the game and the two players that were at that 18-game point streak and what they've done in their careers. It's pretty cool right now, but it was kind of overshadowed by the loss.
— Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after breaking the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Kings