Father of Syl Jr. Calder Trophy (1937) NHL Second All-Star Team (1938, 1941, 1943) NHL First All-Star Team (1939, 1942) Lady Byng Trophy (1942)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1939, 1947)
Missed remainder of 1942-43 due to leg injury vs. Boston, January 30, 1943.
The old saying in hockey is 'weather the storm.' I put the notion in their heads that we don't want to weather the storm, we want to push just as hard and matched their work ethic. I thought our guys exceeded that in the first period.
— Edmonton Oilers coach Dallas Eakins after their loss to the Nashville Predators on Thursday