Signed as a free agent by Philadelphia, March 14, 2007. Traded to Calgary by Philadelphia for Tim Ramholt, June 30, 2008. Traded to Chicago by Calgary for Aaron Johnson, October 7, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Washington, July 7, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Zagreb (Austria), September 3, 2012.
Life's about opportunity and how you respond to that opportunity, and obviously he must have some swagger about him, some confidence about him, because he was solid. He made some good saves. He was 6-foot-3 on every shot, which is a good thing for a goalie. He played well. We got a win.
— Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock on rookie goaltender Garret Sparks, who made 24 saves in his first NHL start, a 3-0 win vs. Oilers
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