- Missed a game due to a hip injury on Oct. 15 vs. Buffalo. Returned to the lineup the following game and played four games, before missing five more games with the same injury from Oct. 26 - Nov. 5
- Appeared in his 100th NHL game on Feb. 8 vs. Carolina
EJHL - MVP (2003) Hockey East All-Rookie Team (2004) Willie Marshall Award (AHL Top Goal-scorer) (2011)
Signed as a free agent by Oklahoma City (AHL). July 9, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Pittsburgh, July 1, 2011. Signed as a free agent by NY Islanders, July 2, 2012.
It's a tribute to him, and everything he's done and deserved is coming to fruition tonight with his jersey in the rafters. He's going to be a first-ballot Hall of Famer. And I said today, if he's not, take my stuff out. If he doesn't deserve to be in there first ballot, no one does. Except for (Wayne) Gretzky, I guess.
— Hockey Hall of Fame member Brett Hull on former teammate Mike Modano, whose No. 9 was retired by the Dallas Stars on Saturday