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.
What we expected is what we got. Very mature young individual that's focused. He is on the right track. He's not only a great hockey individual, but he's a good person off the ice. He seemed to take a leadership role with this group right off the hop and ran away with it, and was vocal, was respectful, was everything it takes to be a Panther. His future looks bright.
— Florida Panthers director of player development Brian Skrudland on defenseman Aaron Ekblad's performance at development camp