Traded to Florida by Nashville for future considerations, February 25, 2011. Missed majority of 2010-11 as a healthy reserve. Signed as a free agent by Vancouver, July 7, 2011. Traded to Buffalo by Vancouver for Marc-Andre Gragnani, February 27, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Ingolstadt (Germany), October 17, 2012. Missed majority of 2013-14 due to upper-body injury at Carolina, March 13, 2014.
For our team, as a group, we've never been this far before, and so it's just more lessons learned, and sometimes you have to go to the school of hard knocks to find out what works and what doesn't. We've got a young group. They've played some unreal hockey here to get us this far, and we showed if we're not going to play the proper way, a really, really good hockey team is going to beat you, and that's what they did. It's a lesson learned.
— Lightning coach Jon Cooper after Rangers win in Game 6 forced a Game 7 that will be played at Madison Square Garden on Friday