AHL All-Rookie Team (2001) AHL First All-Star Team (2007)
Traded to Pittsburgh by Calgary with Mathias Johansson for Shean Donovan, March 11, 2003. Signed as a free agent by Berlin (Germany), August 6, 2003. Signed as a free agent by St. Louis, July 3, 2007. Signed as a free agent by Zug (Swiss), June 11, 2008.
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