USHL Second All-Star Team (1951)
Traded to LA Blades (WHL) by San Francisco (WHL) for cash, June, 1962. Traded to Seattle (WHL) by LA Blades (WHL) with Terry Slater and Jim Powers for Frank Arnett and Marc Boileau, July, 1962. Traded to Portland (WHL) by Seattle (WHL) for cash, October, 1964. Signed as a free agent by Salt Lake (WHL), November, 1969. Loaned to Portland (WHL) by Salt Lake (WHL) for the 1970 WHL playoffs, April, 1970.
He's only 17 but he can see the ice so well and he moves the puck and goes to the open ice all the time, so I just think he's a player that is ready to play in the NHL. I'm really looking forward to coaching someone like this.
— U.S. National Junior Team coach Ron Wilson on Auston Matthews, the projected No. 1 pick of the 2016 NHL Draft