Traded to Ottawa by Boston for Harry Connor, January 30, 1930. Traded to Boston by Ottawa for Harry Connor, October 16, 1930. Traded to Philadelphia by Boston with Ron Lyons for Harold Darragh, December 8, 1930. Traded to Detroit (IHL) by Philadelphia for cash, February 24, 1931.
You get the right whistles at the right times, you can leave him out there. He's a beast when it comes to being on the ice. I thought [Saturday] he was a big man. That first period, he did that lateral cut and it was like three bowling pins bounced off him. There's not too many guys that can do that.
— Capitals coach Barry Trotz on Alex Ovechkin, who enters February tied for the NHL lead in goals