Missed majority of 1998-99 due to ankle injury. Missed majority of 1999-2000, 2000-01, 2001-02 and 2002-03 due to abdominal injury, October, 1999. Missed majority of 2005-06 and 2006-07 due to concussion.
It's something that you don't really envision starting this way, but when you put the work in you don't feel like it's unwarranted. You definitely don't envision it unfolding this way, but you do think you can be successful at this level.
— Senators goalie Andrew Hammond, who defeated the Jets on Wednesday to improve to 6-0-1 since making his first NHL start on Feb. 18