Signed as a free agent by Hartford (AHL), September 24, 2001. Signed as a free agent by Anaheim, August 22, 2002. Signed as a free agent by Nashville, July 22, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Calgary, August 11, 2005. Traded to Columbus by Calgary for Cale Hulse, February 28, 2006. Signed as a free agent by Straubing (Germany), July 29, 2006.
The old saying in hockey is 'weather the storm.' I put the notion in their heads that we don't want to weather the storm, we want to push just as hard and matched their work ethic. I thought our guys exceeded that in the first period.
— Edmonton Oilers coach Dallas Eakins after their loss to the Nashville Predators on Thursday