Brother of Jack WCHL 2nd All-Star Team (1922)
Signed as a free agent by Edmonton (WCHL), November 23, 1921. Traded to Vancouver (WCHL) by Edmonton (WCHL) for cash, November 10, 1924. Traded to Pittsburgh by Vancouver (WHL) for cash, October 9, 1926. Traded to Chicago by Pittsburgh to complete three-team transaction that sent Bert McCaffrey to Pittsburgh and Eddie Rodden to Toronto, December, 1927. Traded to Pittsburgh (IAHL) by Chicago for cash, October 21, 1931.
I watched many times this year the series between the Russians and Canada in 1972, and he was a dominating player there. After I watched the tapes, I respect him a lot more because he turned the series around. He was the guy. In that time, he was the best in the world. It’s a big honor for me to tie him.
— Panthers forward Jaromir Jagr on scoring the 717th goal of his career to tie Phil Esposito for fifth on the NHL's all-time goals list after a 4-3 win vs. the Lightning on Sunday