Hockey East First All-Star Team (1996) Hockey East Player of the Year (1996) NCAA East First All-American Team (1996)
Signed as a free agent by Salzburg (Austria), December 27, 2004. Signed to a PTO (professional tryout) contract by Springfield (AHL), November 22, 2010. Signed as a free agent by NY Islanders, October 4, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Boston, February 12, 2013. Missed majority of 2012-13 as a healthy reserve. Officially announced his retirement, January 30, 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