Placed on Minnesota Reserve List after Cleveland-Minnesota Dispersal Draft, June 15, 1978. Claimed by Minnesota as a fill-in during Expansion Draft, June 13, 1979. Traded to Quebec by Minnesota for Nelson Burton, June 9, 1981.
When somebody goes out and is there to score goals, but is also there to make some big hits, fight, do all of those things, and he has a great mustache, it was great to see him get that hit and get everybody going.
— Colin Wilson on teammate Eric Nystrom, who scored a goal in Predators' win vs. Kings