WCHL First All-Star Team (1923)
Signed as a free agent by Regina (WCHL), December 28, 1921. Transferred to Portland (WHL) after Regina (WHL) franchise relocated, September 1, 1925. Rights transferred to Chicago after NHL club purchased Portland (WHL) franchise, May 15, 1926. Traded to NY Americans by Chicago for Alex McKinnon, October 15, 1928. Signed as a free agent by London (IHL), October 23, 1935.
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