2013-14 Notes: Has 2-1=3 totals in 3 of his last 6 games with goals 2/8 vs. Ottawa and 2/26 in Buffalo and an assist 3/4 vs. Florida ... Scored on his 1st career penalty shot vs. Tampa Bay's Anders Lindback ... The Bruins are 9-0-2 in games in which he has a point ... 0 multi-pt gms … Longest pt streak: 2 (0-2=2, 11/19-21) … Fighting majors: 0 … Injured: 22 (12/8-1/27)
Fun Facts: His penalty shot goal 10/3 vs. Tampa Bay was the 1st time in NHL history that a team's season-opening goal came on a penalty shot.
Traded to Boston by Ottawa for Boston's 2nd round choice (Shane Prince) in 2011 Entry Draft, February 15, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Martigny (Swiss-2), October 31, 2012.
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