There was a holiday in Slovakia and the holidays in the U.S., so it took a long time to get all the papers organized. As soon as I got it, I flew over.
We see each other during the summer all the time, we're good friends. He had some really, really nice things to say about St. Louis and about to the organization and the fans. He really liked it here.
They didn't offer me a contract because of my knee injury. I was hoping I could have a rebound in Europe and get myself together and come back.