Traded to Buffalo by Winnipeg for Gilles Hamel, June 21, 1986. Traded to Winnipeg by Buffalo with Phil Housley, Jeff Parker and Buffalo's 1st round choice (Keith Tkachuk) in 1990 Entry Draft for Dale Hawerchuk and Winnipeg's 1st round choice (Brad May) in 1990 Entry Draft, June 16, 1990. Traded to Boston by Winnipeg for future considerations, November 22, 1991. Officially announced retirement and named Assistant Coach of Manitoba (IHL), July 15, 1999.
When somebody goes out and is there to score goals, but is also there to make some big hits, fight, do all of those things, and he has a great mustache, it was great to see him get that hit and get everybody going.
— Colin Wilson on teammate Eric Nystrom, who scored a goal in Predators' win vs. Kings