AHL First All-Star Team (1955) Les Cunningham Award (AHL MVP) (1955)
Traded to Montreal by Boston for Hal Laycoe, February 14, 1951. Claimed by Syracuse (AHL) from Montreal (Victoria - WHL) in Inter-League Draft, June 14, 1954. Transferred to Springfield (AHL) after Syracuse (AHL) franchise relocated, September, 1954. Claimed by NY Rangers from Springfield (AHL) in Inter-League Draft, May 31, 1955. Drowned in Lake Haliburton, August 8, 1955.
It's something that you don't really envision starting this way, but when you put the work in you don't feel like it's unwarranted. You definitely don't envision it unfolding this way, but you do think you can be successful at this level.
— Senators goalie Andrew Hammond, who defeated the Jets on Wednesday to improve to 6-0-1 since making his first NHL start on Feb. 18