Loaned to Chicago by Toronto for remainder of the 1936-37 season for the loan of Bill Kendall, December 29, 1936. Traded to Chicago by Toronto for cash, May 10, 1940. Loaned to Providence (AHL) by Chicago for cash, February 5, 1941. Traded to Buffalo (AHL) by Chicago for cash, October, 1941. Traded to Brooklyn by Buffalo (AHL) for cash, October 19, 1941.
You don't see many. The [Drew] Doughtys, the [P.K.] Subbans, those are guys that create offense from the back and then on top of that ability, the size that he has. In the West you play against some pretty big players, and being able to clear the crease and contain the [Ryan] Getzlafs and the [Corey] Perrys and [Anze] Kopitars and players like that, we're excited about him going back there.
— Sharks general manager Doug Wilson on Brent Burns returning back to defense