IHL Southern Division Second All-Star Team (1949)
Loaned to Providence (AHL) by Toronto with the loan of Jack Forsey for Buck Jones and the loan of Ab DeMarco, February 3, 1943. Traded to Buffalo (AHL) by Toronto with Don Webster for the rights to Bill Ezinicki, October 13, 1944. Traded to NY Rangers (Providence-AHL) by New Haven (AHL) with cash for Guy Labrie, Paul Courteau and Roland Forget, November 19, 1945.
We want to make sure that whoever makes our team really makes our team by earning it and not putting them in situations where they get preference because of their status as a first-round pick or whatever it might be. That's not going to happen. Everybody has to earn their way on our team.
— Columbus Blue Jackets general manager Jarmo Kekalainen on the team's prospects at development camp