Calder Trophy (1941) ECSHL - MVP (1952)
Signed as a free agent by Montreal, October 29, 1940. Traded to Springfield (AHL) by Montreal (Buffalo-AHL) for George Pargeter, November 19, 1946. Traded to Montreal by Springfield (AHL) for cash, March 3, 1947. Traded to Boston by Montreal with Jimmy Peters for Joe Carveth, December 16, 1947.
I don't know how he does it. I don't know how he gets his body parallel with the player and pulls it through his legs like that. I know he's tried it a couple times in practice and it's never worked, so how he does it in a game, it's incredible.
— Capitals defenseman Mike Green on teammate Alex Ovechkin's highlight-reel goal against the Devils on Saturday