Brother of Mud USHL Second All-Star Team (1950, 1951) IHL Second All-Star Team (1953)
Traded to Detroit by Duluth (USHL) for cash, October 2, 1939. Signed as a free agent by Quebec (QSHL), November 13, 1941. Traded to Detroit by Quebec (QSHL) for Bob Thorpe, November 16, 1944.
Not only is it a great idea, but if you don't [start using analytics] you're going to fall behind. You have to be on the cutting edge. It was [Arizona Coyotes assistant general manager] Darcy Regier who said, 'If you didn't invent it, you have to be the second- or third-best copier, because if you're fourth or fifth you've got no chance.'
— Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock on his interest in advanced statistical analysis