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.
It's something that you don't really envision starting this way, but when you put the work in you don't feel like it's unwarranted. You definitely don't envision it unfolding this way, but you do think you can be successful at this level.
— Senators goalie Andrew Hammond, who defeated the Jets on Wednesday to improve to 6-0-1 since making his first NHL start on Feb. 18