Played in NHL All-Star Game (1934)
Signed as a free agent by Pittsburgh, September 26, 1925. Traded to Toronto by Pittsburgh for Gerry Lowrey and $9,500, February 12, 1929. Traded to NY Americans by Toronto for cash, October 9, 1935.
Life's about opportunity and how you respond to that opportunity, and obviously he must have some swagger about him, some confidence about him, because he was solid. He made some good saves. He was 6-foot-3 on every shot, which is a good thing for a goalie. He played well. We got a win.
— Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock on rookie goaltender Garret Sparks, who made 24 saves in his first NHL start, a 3-0 win vs. Oilers
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