Traded to Columbus by Calgary for Columbus' 4th round choice (later traded to Los Angeles, later traded to Florida Florida selected Garrett Wilson) in 2009 Entry Draft, March 4, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Vityaz Chekhov (KHL), September 2, 2011.
It's cool when you think about how many great American players have played the game and the two players that were at that 18-game point streak and what they've done in their careers. It's pretty cool right now, but it was kind of overshadowed by the loss.
— Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after breaking the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Kings