Father of Jimmy Jr.
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1950)
Signed as a free agent by Brooklyn, October 28, 1941. Rights transferred to Buffalo (AHL) from Brooklyn in Special Dispersal Draft, October 9, 1942. Claimed by Montreal from Buffalo (AHL) in Inter-League Draft, June 14, 1945. Traded to Boston by Montreal with John Quilty for Joe Carveth, December 16, 1947. Traded to Detroit by Boston with Pete Babando, Clare Martin and Lloyd Durham for Bill Quakenbush and Pete Horeck, August 16, 1949. Traded to Chicago by Detroit with George Gee, Clare Martin, Rags Raglan, Max McNab and Jim McFadden for $75,000 and future considerations (Hugh Coflin, October, 1951), August 20, 1951. Traded to Detroit by Chicago for future considerations, January 25, 1954.