Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, October 20, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL), October 9, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Wheeling (ECHL), October 26, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Chicago (ECHL), November 8, 2011. Loaned to Houston (AHL) by Chicago (ECHL), February 15, 2012.
I watched many times this year the series between the Russians and Canada in 1972, and he was a dominating player there. After I watched the tapes, I respect him a lot more because he turned the series around. He was the guy. In that time, he was the best in the world. It’s a big honor for me to tie him.
— Panthers forward Jaromir Jagr on scoring the 717th goal of his career to tie Phil Esposito for fifth on the NHL's all-time goals list after a 4-3 win vs. the Lightning on Sunday