|NUMBER:||82||BIRTHDATE:||February 5, 1982 (AGE 32)|
|HEIGHT:||6' 3"||BIRTHPLACE:||Ilava, Slovakia|
|WEIGHT:||210||DRAFTED:||DET / 2000 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Left||ROUND:||2nd (38th overall)|
2013-2014: Selected to play for Team Slovakia at the 2014 Winter Olympics...Had a two-game point streak in tact (0-2-2: Dec. 13-15)...Recorded assist and scored SO game-winner in 10th round of shootout Dec. 13 vs WSH...Had two-game goal streak (Nov. 15-16)...Recorded first goal of the season on Nov. 15 at MIN...Recorded first point of season Nov. 9 at OTT
It's a tribute to him, and everything he's done and deserved is coming to fruition tonight with his jersey in the rafters. He's going to be a first-ballot Hall of Famer. And I said today, if he's not, take my stuff out. If he doesn't deserve to be in there first ballot, no one does. Except for (Wayne) Gretzky, I guess.