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.
It was kind of touching. I didn't know really what to expect. I'm very appreciative and thankful for the people that supported me in my time here ... as I said, we'll move back to the area at some point in our life.
— Toronto coach Randy Carlyle on the video tribute and ovation he received in his first game back in Anaheim, a 3-1 win for the Maple Leafs