Signed as a free agent by Mtl. Maroons, October 20, 1924. Signed as a free agent by Pittsburgh, November, 1927. Suspended by Pittsburgh for breaking training rules, December 26, 1927. Signed as a free agent by NY Americans, January 5, 1928.
Life's about opportunity and how you respond to that opportunity, and obviously he must have some swagger about him, some confidence about him, because he was solid. He made some good saves. He was 6-foot-3 on every shot, which is a good thing for a goalie. He played well. We got a win.
— Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock on rookie goaltender Garret Sparks, who made 24 saves in his first NHL start, a 3-0 win vs. Oilers
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