Signed as a free agent by Rogle (Sweden), August, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Ottawa, July 17, 2006. Signed as a free agent by HIFK Helsinki (Finland), July 17, 2007. Signed as a free agent by San Jose, August 13, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Nizhny Novgorod (KHL), June 28, 2010.
The old saying in hockey is 'weather the storm.' I put the notion in their heads that we don't want to weather the storm, we want to push just as hard and matched their work ethic. I thought our guys exceeded that in the first period.
— Edmonton Oilers coach Dallas Eakins after their loss to the Nashville Predators on Thursday