Traded to Chicago by San Jose with Tom Preissing for Mark Bell, July 9, 2006. Traded to Ottawa by Chicago with Tom Preissing, Michal Barinka and Chicago's 2nd round choice (Patrick Wiercioch) in 2008 Entry Draft for Martin Havlat and Bryan Smolinski, July 10, 2006. Signed as a free agent by Lugano (Swiss), May 6, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Boston, July 5, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Chekhov (KHL), August 3, 2012.
After being through it and seeing the other [outdoor] games on TV, just the atmosphere is spectacular. To stand here -- and we are essentially almost on the blue line -- and look up [into the stands] and knowing it is going to be packed and playing our biggest rival in this setting is going to be pretty special.
— Bruins president Cam Neely on the 2016 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic between Boston and Montreal at Gillette Stadium on
Jan. 1, 2016