Traded to Boston by Anaheim for Phoenix's 3rd round choice (previously acquired, Anaheim selected Maxime Macenauer) in 2007 Entry Draft and future considerations, November 13, 2006. Signed as a free agent by Ufa (Russia), August 9, 2007.
This is a big year for us in a lot of ways. You can see Garth and management really trying to find that solution to get us into the playoffs and consistently have that. The pressure is great. You have to enjoy it. It just means there's a great opportunity ahead of you.