Brother of Dick
Traded to Springfield (AHL) by Boston for cash, September, 1957. Traded to Detroit by Springfield (AHL) for cash, November, 1961. Traded to Montreal by Detroit for cash, September 13, 1962. Rights transferred to Toronto after NHL club purchased Spokane (WHL) franchise, June 4, 1963. Rights transferred to Vancouver (WHL) after WHL club purchased Rochester (AHL) franchise, August 13, 1968.
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