Brother of Brian and Barry EHL First All-Star Team (1963) EHL - Rookie of the Year (1963) CPHL First All-Star Team (1964) Dudley "Red" Garrett Memorial Award (AHL Rookie of the Year) (1965)
Traded to NY Rangers by Chicago with John McKenzie for Dick Meissner, Dave Richardson, Tracy Pratt and Mel Pearson, June 4, 1965. Claimed by Detroit from NY Rangers in Intra-League Draft, June 15, 1966. Claimed by Minnesota from Detroit in Expansion Draft, June 6, 1967. Claimed by Vancouver from Minnesota in Expansion Draft, June 10, 1970.
There's no discouragement in that room. There's no issues there at all to be honest with you. It's more about, 'Hey, it's opportunities for players.' And if we become that bad of a team because of one player, it's not a real good sign for our hockey club. So this is part of sports. It's part of hockey.
— Bruins coach Claude Julien on the loss of Zdeno Chara to injury