CHL Second All-Star Team (1935) AHA First All-Star Team (1936) Calder Trophy (1938)
Traded to Boston by Minneapolis (CHL) for cash with Minneapolis retaining right to repurchase if he did not make the Bruins, June 27, 1932. Traded to Chicago by St. Paul (CHL) for cash with St. Paul retaining right to repurchase if he did not make the Black Hawks, January 27, 1935. Claimed by Chicago from St. Paul (AHA) in Inter-League Draft, May 9, 1937. Traded to Seattle (PCHL) by Chicago for cash, November 26, 1945.
Not only is it a great idea, but if you don't [start using analytics] you're going to fall behind. You have to be on the cutting edge. It was [Arizona Coyotes assistant general manager] Darcy Regier who said, 'If you didn't invent it, you have to be the second- or third-best copier, because if you're fourth or fifth you've got no chance.'
— Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock on his interest in advanced statistical analysis