Signed as a free agent by Ottawa, January 21, 1919. Rights transferred to Hamilton by NHL, December 30, 1920. Broadbent refused to report. Rights traded to Montreal by Hamilton for cash, January 4, 1921. Broadbent refused to report. Rights returned to Ottawa by NHL, February 21, 1921. Scored at least one goal in 16 consecutive games (NHL record) from December 21, 1921 to February 15, 1922. 1922-23 Stanley Cup totals includes series with Regina (WCHL) and Edmonton (PCHA). Traded to Mtl. Maroons by Ottawa with Clint Benedict for cash, October 20, 1924. 1925-26 Mtl. Maroons playoff totals includes series against Ottawa and Pittsburgh. Traded to Ottawa by Mtl. Maroons with $22,500 for Hooley Smith, October 7, 1927. Traded to NY Americans by Ottawa for cash, October 15, 1928.