|NUMBER:||14||BIRTHDATE:||October 4, 1981 (AGE 32)|
|HEIGHT:||6' 1"||BIRTHPLACE:||Cobourg, ON, Canada|
|WEIGHT:||189||DRAFTED:||PHI / 2000 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Right||ROUND:||1st (28th overall)|
Notes: Two points (1-1=2) March 1 vs. CAR...Two points (1-1=2) and plus-3 rating Feb. 26 at COL...Two points (1-1=2) in his 800th career game Jan. 9 vs. BOS...Eight shots Jan. 4 vs. VAN...Two points (1-1=2) Dec. 23 vs. DAL...Recorded 200th career goal Nov. 30 vs. CGY...Recorded 200th point as a King Nov. 21 vs. NJD...Two points (1-1=2) Nov. 19 vs. TBL...Two points (1-1=2) Oct. 30 vs. SJ...Two assists Oct. 24 vs. PHX...Three points (2-1=3) Oct. 19 vs. DAL...Recorded 500th career point (goal) Oct. 13 at FLA...PPG Oct. 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.