Father of Dave and Paul EAHL First All-Star Team (1946) John Carlin Trophy (EAHL Top Scorer) (1946) AHL Second All-Star Team (1958)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1948, 1949)
Traded to Toronto by NY Rangers with Bill Juzda, Rene Trudell and the rights to Frank Mathers for Wally Stanowski and Moe Morris, April 26, 1948. Missed majority of 1949-50 due to broken jaw vs. Montreal, November 11, 1949. Traded to Chicago by Toronto with Ray Hannigan, Al Rollins and Gus Mortson for Harry Lumley, September 11, 1952. Traded to Boston by Chicago for cash, June 26, 1953. Named playing coach of Springfield (AHL), July 27, 1957.
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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