Signed as a free agent by Davos (Swiss), July 23, 2004. Traded to Dallas by Florida for Dallas' 7th round choice (Sergei Gayduchenko) in 2007 Entry Draft, December 12, 2005. Signed as a free agent by Toronto, July 1, 2008. Traded to Calgary by Toronto with Matt Stajan, Jamal Mayers and Ian White for Dion Phaneuf, Fredrik Sjostrom and Keith Aulie, January 31, 2010. Claimed on waivers by Anaheim from Calgary, November 14, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Yaroslavl (KHL), July 12, 2012.
I don't know the room very well yet. I don't know how we're going to react in certain situations. We've had a couple of minor tests throughout the [preseason] ... We'll get to know each other as the year goes on. We'll figure it out.
— Oilers coach Todd McLellan on starting the 2015-16 season without a captain
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