Transferred to Philadelphia after Pittsburgh franchise relocated, September 27, 1930. Claimed by NY Rangers from Philadelphia in Dispersal Draft, September 26, 1931. Signed as a free agent by Philadelphia (IAHL) after Buffalo (IAHL) franchise folded, December 9, 1936. Traded to Hershey (IAHL) by NY Rangers for cash, April 4, 1940.
I'm just excited about the opportunity. I've been on the ice earlier than usual and in the weight room, pushing around a little more weights than usual. Every day I go into a workout with a smile on my face and ready to go. When you do have a little more responsibility, you want to take your lunch pail and get ready to work.
— Brian Elliott to Jeremy Rutherford of the Post-Dispatch on being the Blues' No. 1 goalie