Traded to Pittsburgh by Boston for Pittsburgh's 4th round choice (later traded to Quebec Quebec selected Peter Massey) in 1985 Entry Draft, October 15, 1984. Signed as a free agent by NY Islanders, June 30, 1984. Traded to Buffalo by NY Islanders with Pat LaFontaine, Randy Wood and NY Islanders' 4th round choice (Dean Melanson) in 1992 Entry Draft for Pierre Turgeon, Uwe Krupp, Benoit Hogue and Dave McLlwain, October 25, 1991.
I was going nuts and I saw [Subban], he was going crazy, and the ref had no idea where to go. [Subban] was skating to me, and I was skating to him and the ref was right in between us and I don't know, I kind of hit him pretty hard, I thought, but those were some emotions and I'm pretty sure he understands that.
— Montreal forward Alex Galchenyuk on the celebration following his OT goal against Ottawa in Game 2