NHL Rookie of the Year (1935) NHL First All-Star Team (1936, 1941) NHL Second All-Star Team (1937)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1937)
Traded to Toronto by NY Americans for Busher Jackson, Buzz Boll, Doc Romnes, Jimmy Fowler and Murray Armstrong, May 18, 1939.
When somebody goes out and is there to score goals, but is also there to make some big hits, fight, do all of those things, and he has a great mustache, it was great to see him get that hit and get everybody going.
— Colin Wilson on teammate Eric Nystrom, who scored a goal in Predators' win vs. Kings