Claimed by Chicago from Tulsa (AHA) in Inter-League Draft, May 13, 1929. Traded to Cleveland (AHL) by Chicago for cash, January 15, 1937. Claimed by Mtl. Maroons from Cleveland (AHL) in Inter-League Draft, May 9, 1937.
He's only 17 but he can see the ice so well and he moves the puck and goes to the open ice all the time, so I just think he's a player that is ready to play in the NHL. I'm really looking forward to coaching someone like this.
— U.S. National Junior Team coach Ron Wilson on Auston Matthews, the projected No. 1 pick of the 2016 NHL Draft