Played football at University of North Dakota, 1980-1985. Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, October 8, 1985. Traded to Minnesota by NY Rangers with Dave Gagner for Jari Gronstrand and Paul Boutilier, October 8, 1987. Claimed by Pittsburgh from Minnesota in Waiver Draft, October 3, 1988.
I don't know the room very well yet. I don't know how we're going to react in certain situations. We've had a couple of minor tests throughout the [preseason] ... We'll get to know each other as the year goes on. We'll figure it out.
— Oilers coach Todd McLellan on starting the 2015-16 season without a captain
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