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.
I don't know what to say, to be honest with you. You get a couple [goals], and it's pretty much a done deal. He's been great. I don't know how many times I have said this before: He's giving us a chance and that's all you really want.
— Kings forward Anze Kopitar on rookie goalie Martin Jones, who improved to 8-0-0 after a shootout win over the Avalanche on Saturday