QJHL First All-Star Team IHL Second All-Star Team (1966)
NHL rights transferred to Philadelphia after NHL club purchased Quebec (AHL) franchise, May 8, 1967. Claimed by Quebec (AHL) from Philadelphia in Reverse Draft, June 12, 1969. NHL rights retained by Philadelphia. Claimed by Detroit (Tidewater-AHL) from Philadelphia in Reverse Draft, June 13, 1974.
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