Father of Gerry
Signed as a free agent by NY Americans, October 17, 1940. Loaned to Toronto (Pittsburgh-AHL) by NY Americans (Springfield-AHL) with the trade of Jack Howard for Clarence Drouillard, January 17, 1941. Team name changed to Brooklyn Americans prior to 1941-42 season. Returned to Brooklyn by Toronto (Pittsburgh-AHL) with the trade of Phil McAtee for Viv Allen and Glenn Brydson, October 8, 1941. Signed as a free agent by Pittsburgh (AHL), September 24, 1942.
I've been getting frustrated lately, and the only thing keeping me sane was the team winning and other people stepping up and scoring. Then you just kind of let it go and realize you can end the series with one shot, that frustration goes away for a brief moment, and that's what happened.
— Montreal forward Max Pacioretty after scoring the OT winner in Game 4 -- his first career playoff goal -- to eliminate the Lightning and send the Canadiens into the second round