Played in NHL All-Star Game (1947, 1948, 1949)
Signed as a free agent by Toronto, March 15, 1943. Traded to Boston by Toronto for cash, September 16, 1952. Traded to Toronto by Boston for Leo Boivin, November 9, 1954.
There's no discouragement in that room. There's no issues there at all to be honest with you. It's more about, 'Hey, it's opportunities for players.' And if we become that bad of a team because of one player, it's not a real good sign for our hockey club. So this is part of sports. It's part of hockey.
— Bruins coach Claude Julien on the loss of Zdeno Chara to injury