Missed majority of 2008-09 due to off-season back surgery. Signed as a free agent by Anaheim, July 6, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Florida, July 5, 2012. Traded to Tampa Bay by Florida for future considerations, January 21, 2013. Signed to a PTO (professional tryout) contract by Springfield (AHL), October 16, 2013. Signed as a free agent by Klagenfurt (Austria), June 23, 2014.
For six months, it's a really good accomplishment. But as soon as April [11, the end of the regular season] comes around, no one thinks about the regular season anymore. For six months, it's a real battle to get into the playoffs in the NHL these days. There are a lot of good teams, and it takes consistency over a long time.
— Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau on clinching a playoff berth after a win against the Islanders on Saturday