Missed majority of 2008-09 for personal reasons. Signed as a free agent by Dynamo Moscow (KHL), October 31, 2008. Traded to NY Rangers by Montreal with Chris Higgins and Ryan McDonagh for Scott Gomez, Tom Pyatt and Michael Busto, June 30, 2009. Missed majority of 2009-10 due to shoulder injury. Signed as a free agent by Omsk (KHL), May 17, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Novgorod (KHL), August 21, 2013.