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 challenged him to a goalie fight when we chatted before the game, but he didn't want to go. It was strange to see him at the other end of the ice, but I'm sure he felt the same way looking down at our end.
— Vancouver goalie Eddie Lack joking about facing his former teammate Roberto Luongo after the Canucks' win against the Panthers