Traded to Calgary by NY Rangers with NY Rangers' 2nd round choice (Markus Granlund) in 2011 Entry Draft and Pittsburgh's 2nd round choice (previously acquired, Calgary selected Tyler Wotherspoon) in 2011 Entry Draft for Tim Erixon and Calgary's 5th round choice (Shane McColgan) in 2011 Entry Draft, June 1, 2011. Traded to Edmonton by Calgary with Laurent Brossoit for Olivier Roy and Ladislav Smid, November 8, 2013. Signed as a free agent by Vityaz Podolsk (KHL), May 12, 2014.
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