AHL Second All-Star Team (1959)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1955)
Traded to Chicago by Boston for Murray Costello, October 4, 1954. Traded to Buffalo (AHL) by Chicago with Wally Hergesheimer for Ken Wharram, May 5, 1958. Traded to Quebec (AHL) by Buffalo (AHL) for cash, July, 1960. Claimed by Providence (AHL) from Montreal in Reverse Draft, June 9, 1965.
We want to make sure that whoever makes our team really makes our team by earning it and not putting them in situations where they get preference because of their status as a first-round pick or whatever it might be. That's not going to happen. Everybody has to earn their way on our team.
— Columbus Blue Jackets general manager Jarmo Kekalainen on the team's prospects at development camp