Brother of Roland and Guy EPHL Second All-Star Team (1961) Calder Memorial Trophy (1962) NHL Second All-Star Team (1966)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1965, 1967, 1969)
Hull-Ottawa played partial schedule against OHA-Jr. teams in 1956-57 and 1957-58 that counted for the opposition only. Traded to Minnesota by Montreal for Claude Larose, June 10, 1970. Traded to NY Rangers by Minnesota to complete transaction that sent Bob Nevin to Minnesota (May 25, 1971), June 8, 1971.
You get the right the whistles at the right times, you can leave him out there. He's a beast when it comes to being on the ice. I thought [Saturday] he was a big man. That first period, he did that lateral cut and it was like three bowling pins bounced off him. There's not too many guys that can do that.
— Capitals coach Barry Trotz on Alex Ovechkin, who enters February tied for the NHL lead in goals