Signed as a free agent by Toronto, October 16, 1924. Traded to Pittsburgh by Toronto to complete three team transaction that sent Ty Arbour to Chicago and Eddie Rodden to Toronto, December, 1927. Traded to Montreal by Pittsburgh for Gord Fraser, December 23, 1929.
I'm just excited about the opportunity. I've been on the ice earlier than usual and in the weight room, pushing around a little more weights than usual. Every day I go into a workout with a smile on my face and ready to go. When you do have a little more responsibility, you want to take your lunch pail and get ready to work.
— Brian Elliott to Jeremy Rutherford of the Post-Dispatch on being the Blues' No. 1 goalie