Brother of Barry and Ray OHA-Jr. MVP (1954) OHA-Jr. First All-Star Team (1954)
Traded to Toronto by Chicago (Buffalo-AHL) for Dusty Blair, Frank Sullivan and Jackie Leclair, May 4, 1954. Claimed by NY Rangers from Toronto in Intra-League Draft, June 10, 1959.
We want to make sure that whoever makes our team really makes our team by earning it and not putting them in situations where they get preference because of their status as a first-round pick or whatever it might be. That's not going to happen. Everybody has to earn their way on our team.
— Columbus Blue Jackets general manager Jarmo Kekalainen on the team's prospects at development camp