Missed majority of 2001-02 due to knee injury vs. Chicago, December 31, 2001. Missed majority of 2002-03 due to groin injury suffered in practice, October 5, 2002. Traded to Anaheim by Ottawa for Todd Simpson, February 4, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Yaroslavl (Russia), September, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Mytischi (Russia), August 16, 2006.
Not only is it a great idea, but if you don't [start using analytics] you're going to fall behind. You have to be on the cutting edge. It was [Arizona Coyotes assistant general manager] Darcy Regier who said, 'If you didn't invent it, you have to be the second- or third-best copier, because if you're fourth or fifth you've got no chance.'
— Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock on his interest in advanced statistical analysis