Signed as a free agent by Vancouver, July 3, 2007. Traded to St. Louis by Vancouver for Yan Stastny, March 3, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Norfolk (AHL), December 8, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Tampa Bay, December 29, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Chicago, July 1, 2014.
I remember the first time at Wrigley Field all of us had the long johns, the turtlenecks and the extra equipment because we were afraid of being cold. Halfway through the first period everybody's ripping everything off and we just ended up wearing what we would normally wear for a game at the United Center.
— Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Sharp on the 2009 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic