Signed as a free agent by Toronto, October 17, 1937. Signed as a free agent by NY Americans, January 30, 1941. Team name changed to Brooklyn Americans prior to 1941-42 season. Traded to Buffalo (AHL) by Springfield (AHL) for cash, August, 1942. Traded to Pittsburgh (AHL) by Buffalo (AHL) for cash, October 13, 1942.
I remember the first time at Wrigley Field all of us had the long johns, the turtlenecks and the extra equipment because we were afraid of being cold. Halfway through the first period everybody's ripping everything off and we just ended up wearing what we would normally wear for a game at the United Center.
— Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Sharp on the 2009 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic