MJrHL Second All-Star Team (1971)
Selected by San Diego (WHA) in 1974 WHA Amateur Draft, June, 1974. Signed as a free agent by Edmonton (WHA) after San Diego (WHA) franchise folded, August, 1977. Traded to Indianapolis (WHA) by Edmonton (WHA) with Barry Wilkins, Rusty Patenaude and Claude St. Sauveur for Blair MacDonald, Dave Inkpen and Mike Zuke, September, 1977. Traded to Quebec (WHA) by Indianapolis (WHA) for cash, September, 1978. Signed as a free agent by NY Islanders, October 9, 1979.
Life's about opportunity and how you respond to that opportunity, and obviously he must have some swagger about him, some confidence about him, because he was solid. He made some good saves. He was 6-foot-3 on every shot, which is a good thing for a goalie. He played well. We got a win.
— Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock on rookie goaltender Garret Sparks, who made 24 saves in his first NHL start, a 3-0 win vs. Oilers
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