Brother of Greg Hockey East Second All-Star Team (1985, 1986)
Signed as a free agent by New Jersey, August 6, 1986. Signed as a free agent by Pittsburgh, September 28, 1993. Claimed by Detroit from Pittsburgh in Waiver Draft, January 18, 1995. Claimed by Nashville from Detroit in Expansion Draft, June 26, 1998. Traded to Detroit by Nashville for Petr Sykora, Detroit's 3rd round choice (later traded to Edmonton Edmonton selected Mike Comrie) and 4th round compensatory choice (Alexander Krevsun) in 1999 Entry Draft), July 14, 1998.