Rights retained by Montreal after NHA folded, November 26, 1917. Traded to Hamilton by Montreal for cash, October 1, 1922. Traded to Toronto by Hamilton with Amos Arbour and George Carey for Ken Randall, the NHL rights to Corb Denneny and cash, December 14, 1923. Signed as a free agent by Toronto (Can-Pro) after clearing NHL Waivers, October 20, 1927.
Not only is it a great idea, but if you don't [start using analytics] you're going to fall behind. You have to be on the cutting edge. It was [Arizona Coyotes assistant general manager] Darcy Regier who said, 'If you didn't invent it, you have to be the second- or third-best copier, because if you're fourth or fifth you've got no chance.'
— Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock on his interest in advanced statistical analysis