Son of Lionel
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1968)
Claimed by Detroit from Toronto in Intra-League Draft, June 12, 1968. Rights traded to Minnesota by Detroit with Danny Lawson for Wayne Connelly, February 15, 1969. Rights traded to Toronto by Minnesota with Terry O'Malley and cash for Murray Oliver, May 22, 1970. Rights traded to Detroit by Toronto for cash, August 20, 1971. Signed as a free agent by Ottawa (WHA), October, 1972.
For six months, it's a really good accomplishment. But as soon as April [11, the end of the regular season] comes around, no one thinks about the regular season anymore. For six months, it's a real battle to get into the playoffs in the NHL these days. There are a lot of good teams, and it takes consistency over a long time.
— Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau on clinching a playoff berth after a win against the Islanders on Saturday