Signed as a free agent by Boston, November 2, 1924. Traded to Toronto by Boston for the rights to Eric Pettinger and $15,000, December 21, 1927. Traded to Detroit by Toronto for the rights to Jack Arbour and $12,500, April 8, 1928.
I watched many times this year the series between the Russians and Canada in 1972, and he was a dominating player there. After I watched the tapes, I respect him a lot more because he turned the series around. He was the guy. In that time, he was the best in the world. It’s a big honor for me to tie him.
— Panthers forward Jaromir Jagr on scoring the 717th goal of his career to tie Phil Esposito for fifth on the NHL's all-time goals list after a 4-3 win vs. the Lightning on Sunday