Underwent right knee surgery Jan. 12; is out indefinitely...Placed on I.R. Dec. 29, retroactive to Dec. 21...Missed 21 games Dec. 22-Feb. 9 (right knee); also missed first 20 games of season Oct. 9-Nov. 22 (right knee)...DND Dec. 20 at Boston...Posted PPA Dec. 8 at Toronto...Had points in back-to-back games Dec. 3-4 (2a) & Nov. 27-28 (1g-1a-2pts)...Made season debut Nov. 25 vs. Columbus...Needs 46 games to tie K. Daneyko (1,283) for most in franchise history; needs 22 appearances to tie M. Brodeur (1,259) for second...Franchise s all-time leader with 407g/615a/1,022pts, 113 PPG & 80 GWG 2014-15: Totaled 13g-21a-34pts in 17th season with the Devils Appeared in his 1,200th career NHL game, Feb. 13 at Chicago; became 103rd player in NHL history to do so Scored 400th NHL goal/lone GWG of season Feb. 6 vs. Toronto Posted season-high 1g-2a-3pts Jan. 6 vs. Buffalo, including 600th assist/1,000th point of NHL career Played in his fourth All-Star Game Jan. 25 in Columbus; notched 2a.
EJC-A All-Star Team (1994) NHL All-Rookie Team (1998) NHL First All-Star Team (2001) Bud Light Plus/Minus Award (2001) (tied with Joe Sakic)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (2000, 2002, 2011, 2015)
Signed as a free agent by Znojmo (CzRep), September 6, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Magnitogorsk (Russia), December 9, 2004. Missed majority of 2005-06 due to hepatitis-A virus.