Signed as a free agent by Toronto Millionaires (IHL), January 20, 1930. Signed as a free agent by Pittsburgh (IHL) after Toronto (IHL) franchise folded, October 30, 1930. Traded to Montreal by London (IHL) for cash, April 1, 1935. Signed as a free agent by Chicago, October 27, 1935.
Not only is it a great idea, but if you don't [start using analytics] you're going to fall behind. You have to be on the cutting edge. It was [Arizona Coyotes assistant general manager] Darcy Regier who said, 'If you didn't invent it, you have to be the second- or third-best copier, because if you're fourth or fifth you've got no chance.'
— Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock on his interest in advanced statistical analysis