Signed as a free agent by Boston, March 23, 1949. Traded to Chicago by Boston for cash, January 21, 1954. Traded to Detroit by Chicago with Bob Bailey, Nick Mickoski and Hec Lalande for Earl Reibel, Billy Dea, Lorne Ferguson and Bill Dineen, December 17, 1957. Traded to Hershey (AHL) by Detroit with Pete Conacher and Marc Reaume for Howie Young, January, 1961.
I don't know the room very well yet. I don't know how we're going to react in certain situations. We've had a couple of minor tests throughout the [preseason] ... We'll get to know each other as the year goes on. We'll figure it out.
— Oilers coach Todd McLellan on starting the 2015-16 season without a captain
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