Signed as a free agent by New Jersey, May 31, 1985. Traded to Winnipeg by New Jersey with New Jersey's 7th round choice (Doug Evans) in 1989 Entry Draft for Steve Rooney and Winnipeg's 3rd round choice (Brad Bombardir) in 1990 Entry Draft, July 19, 1988. Traded to Chicago by Winnipeg for Chicago's 4th round choice (Allain Roy) in 1989 Entry Draft, January 19, 1989. Traded to Pittsburgh by Chicago for future considerations, March 6, 1990. Signed as a free agent by Detroit, July 5, 1990.
The old saying in hockey is 'weather the storm.' I put the notion in their heads that we don't want to weather the storm, we want to push just as hard and matched their work ethic. I thought our guys exceeded that in the first period.
— Edmonton Oilers coach Dallas Eakins after their loss to the Nashville Predators on Thursday