USHL Player of the Year (1994) WCHA First All-Star Team (1997, 1998, 1999) NCAA West Second All-American Team (1998) WCHA Player of the Year (1999) NCAA West First All-American Team (1999) Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy (2008)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (2007)
Signed as a free agent by Los Angeles, April 20, 1999. Traded to NY Islanders by Los Angeles for NY Islanders' 5th round choice (Joel Andresen) in 2002 Entry Draft, January 3, 2001. Signed as a free agent by Lugano (Swiss), December 1, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Toronto, July 1, 2007. Traded to Anaheim by Toronto with Vesa Toskala for Jean-Sebastien Giguere, January 31, 2010.
For our team, as a group, we've never been this far before, and so it's just more lessons learned, and sometimes you have to go to the school of hard knocks to find out what works and what doesn't. We've got a young group. They've played some unreal hockey here to get us this far, and we showed if we're not going to play the proper way, a really, really good hockey team is going to beat you, and that's what they did. It's a lesson learned.
— Lightning coach Jon Cooper after Rangers win in Game 6 forced a Game 7 that will be played at Madison Square Garden on Friday