Traded to Los Angeles by California for cash, March 12, 1974. Traded to Toronto by Los Angeles for cash, September, 1975. Signed as a free agent by Boston, October 30, 1976. Signed as a free agent by Pittsburgh, October 11, 1977.
Just the feel for the direction they were headed and what they're trying to do, it just felt that this is a really good thing for this organization. They've got the pieces. We can put something together and go on a run or two and be together for a while, and I'm really excited about that opportunity. The team we have here has an opportunity to win, and that's the most attractive thing.
— Washington defenseman Matt Niskanen on why he decided to sign with the Capitals