AHL Second All-Star Team (1966)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1964, 1968, 1973, 1974, 1975)
Traded to Chicago by Toronto for Pierre Pilote, May 23, 1968. Traded to California by Chicago with Chicago's 3rd round choice (Guy Lash) in 1977 Amateur Draft for Joey Johnston, June 1, 1975. Transferred to Cleveland after California franchise relocated, August 26, 1976.
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