Signed as a free agent by Edmonton, June 12, 2006. Claimed on waivers by Philadelphia from Edmonton, February 22, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Lugano (Swiss), July 14, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Ufa (KHL), May 21, 2009. Signed as a free agent by St. Petersburg (KHL), June 4, 2011.
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