Traded to St. Louis by Edmonton for Shawn Evans, October 15, 1986. Traded to Montreal by St. Louis for St. Louis' 3rd round choice (previously acquired, St. Louis selected Nathan LaFayette) in 1991 Entry Draft, December 12, 1989. Traded to Anaheim by Montreal with Patrik Carnback for Anaheim's 3rd round choice (Chris Murray) in 1994 Entry Draft, August 10, 1993. Signed as a free agent by San Jose, September 4, 1996.
We want to make sure that whoever makes our team really makes our team by earning it and not putting them in situations where they get preference because of their status as a first-round pick or whatever it might be. That's not going to happen. Everybody has to earn their way on our team.
— Columbus Blue Jackets general manager Jarmo Kekalainen on the team's prospects at development camp