Made his Flames debut on Oct.7 ... registered his first NHL point (assist) on Oct.24 ... earned his 2nd career assist and was a team high +2 on Nov.12 ... assigned to Abbotsford (AHL) on Nov.30
Traded to Phoenix by Florida for Steve Reinprecht, June 19, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Calgary, July 20, 2010. Re-assigned to Farjestad (Sweden) by Calgary (Abbotsford-AHL), December 5, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Schwenningen (German-2), August 10, 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