Claimed by Los Angeles from Toronto in Expansion Draft, June 6, 1967. Claimed by Vancouver from Los Angeles in Expansion Draft, June 10, 1970. Claimed on waivers by Los Angeles from Vancouver, November 22, 1971. Traded to Pittsburgh by Los Angeles for Pittsburgh's 5th round choice (Julian Baretta) in 1977 Amateur Draft, October 18, 1976.
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