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.
I remember the first time at Wrigley Field all of us had the long johns, the turtlenecks and the extra equipment because we were afraid of being cold. Halfway through the first period everybody's ripping everything off and we just ended up wearing what we would normally wear for a game at the United Center.
— Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Sharp on the 2009 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic