played in his 600 career game on Jan.20 ... eclipsed the 35,000 career minutes played mark on Jan.23 ... earned his first win of the season on Jan.26 making 17 saves ... left the game on Feb.5 with a grade 2 MCL sprain and missed 13 games ... made 32 saves in his first game back earning his 300th win with the Flames against his former team (SJ) on Mar.6 ... missed Mar.15 game due to the birth of his second child, son Oskar ... made 39 saves on 41 shots against his former team (SJ) on Apr.5 ... made 36 saves on 38 shots on Apr.17 for his 318th career win ... made 32 saves on 33 shots, was the 1st star and had his shutout bid foiled by Corey Perry with 3:41 remaining on Apr. 19
NHL First All-Star Team (2006) William M. Jennings Trophy (2006) Vezina Trophy (2006)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (2007)
Traded to Calgary by San Jose for Calgary's 2nd round choice (Marc-Edouard Vlasic) in 2005 Entry Draft, November 16, 2003. Signed as a free agent by Timra (Sweden), September 20, 2004.
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.
— Hockey Hall of Fame member Brett Hull on former teammate Mike Modano, whose No. 9 was retired by the Dallas Stars on Saturday