IHL First All-Star Team (1969)
Traded to Los Angeles by NY Rangers with Jim Murray and Ken Turlick for Barclay Plager, June 16, 1967. Claimed on waivers by Des Moines (IHL) from Omaha (CHL), November, 1967. Traded to Fort Wayne (IHL) by Des Moines (IHL) for Ron Burman, November, 1969.
When things aren't going well for us in this city [Toronto], I think there is a lot of overanalyzing going on. You've got the most passionate fans in the world here and a lot of (media) coverage, so you know there's going to be a lot of people giving their two cents worth on us.
— Toronto Maple Leafs forward James van Riemsdyk after a win against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday