Signed as a free agent by Langnau (Swiss), October 24, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Asiago (Italy), December 23, 2004. Missed majority of 2008-09 due to ankle injury at Detroit, November 17, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Chicago, August 24, 2010.
The old saying in hockey is 'weather the storm.' I put the notion in their heads that we don't want to weather the storm, we want to push just as hard and matched their work ethic. I thought our guys exceeded that in the first period.
— Edmonton Oilers coach Dallas Eakins after their loss to the Nashville Predators on Thursday