Claimed by Los Angeles from Montreal in Expansion Draft, June 6, 1967. Traded to Toronto (Phoenix-WHL) by Los Angeles for Gary Marsh, February, 1970. Suspended for remainder of 1969-70 season by Toronto for refusing to report to Phoenix (WHL), February, 1970.
The old saying in hockey is 'weather the storm.' I put the notion in their heads that we don't want to weather the storm, we want to push just as hard and matched their work ethic. I thought our guys exceeded that in the first period.
— Edmonton Oilers coach Dallas Eakins after their loss to the Nashville Predators on Thursday