Signed as a free agent by Turku (Finland), May 27. 2008. Signed as a free agent by Florida, July 15, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Detroit, July 6, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Riga (KHL), July 18, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Hershey (AHL), July 5, 2013.
They said, 'You're going to love the city. It's smaller than Philadelphia, but you're going to love it. You're going to love the fans. Just watching the playoffs last year, the fans seemed louder there than they did anywhere. I'm really excited about that.
— Forward Scott Hartnell on his upcoming season with the Columbus Blue Jackets