|NUMBER:||36||BIRTHDATE:||August 17, 1976 (AGE 37)|
|HEIGHT:||6' 0"||BIRTHPLACE:||Halifax, NS, Canada|
|WEIGHT:||225||DRAFTED:||NYR / 1994 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Left||ROUND:||9th (234th overall)|
- Recorded his first point (assist) as an Islander on Oct. 15 vs. Buffalo
- Recorded his first goal as an Islander on Nov. 23 at Philadelphia
- Suffered a hand injury on Mar. 4 at WPG
It's a tribute to him, and everything he's done and deserved is coming to fruition tonight with his jersey in the rafters. He's going to be a first-ballot Hall of Famer. And I said today, if he's not, take my stuff out. If he doesn't deserve to be in there first ballot, no one does. Except for (Wayne) Gretzky, I guess.