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.
It's such a privilege to be one of these 80 great players to do this milestone, and it doesn't get better than this doing it where I started. It means a lot to me. A big thanks goes to all the players tonight who helped me to achieve that and also all the players through my career.
— Chicago Blackhawks forward Marian Hossa after scoring his 1,000th career point on Thursday night in Ottawa