Transferred to Winnipeg after Atlanta franchise relocated, June 21, 2011. Missed remainder of 2012-13 Suspended by Winnipeg for failing to report to St. John's (AHL), September 29, 2013. Suspension was lifted by Winnipeg, January 30, 2013 but missed remainder of 2013-14 due to various injuries. Loaned to CSKA Moscow (KHL) by Winnipeg, January 13, 2014
I don't know the room very well yet. I don't know how we're going to react in certain situations. We've had a couple of minor tests throughout the [preseason] ... We'll get to know each other as the year goes on. We'll figure it out.
— Oilers coach Todd McLellan on starting the 2015-16 season without a captain
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