Missed majority of 2003-04 due to shoulder injury vs. Edmonton, October 23, 2003. Signed as a free agent by Hameenlinna (Finland), September 15, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Davos (Swiss), September 5, 2005. Signed as a free agent by Timra (Sweden), May 15, 2006.
For six months, it's a really good accomplishment. But as soon as April [11, the end of the regular season] comes around, no one thinks about the regular season anymore. For six months, it's a real battle to get into the playoffs in the NHL these days. There are a lot of good teams, and it takes consistency over a long time.
— Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau on clinching a playoff berth after a win against the Islanders on Saturday