Signed as a free agent by Montreal, July 13, 2006. Signed as a free agent by Tampa Bay, July 6, 2007. Traded to Dallas by Tampa Bay for Junior Lessard, January 15, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Philadelphia, July 22, 2010.
We're buyers. We're committed to winning. That's what [owner Vinnie Viola] has said all along and what we've said all along. We want to win. We want to win a championship. We're putting the pieces together, step by step, and we're hopeful that Jaromir can lead these young guys to the promised land. It's a win-win for us.
— Panthers GM Dale Tallon on Jaromir Jagr, who he traded for from the Devils on Thursday