OHA-Jr. MVP (1946) NHL Second All-Star Team (1956)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1951, 1952, 1956)
Signed as a free agent by Toronto, April 30, 1946. Loaned to Cleveland (AHL) by Toronto for the 1949-50 season with the trade of Ray Ceresino and Harry Taylor for Bob Solinger, September 6, 1949. Traded to Chicago by Toronto for cash, June 6, 1958.
We don't have any excuses tonight. Excuses are for losers. We've played with five defensemen before and it didn't affect us. We just had a bad second period and it cost us the game. We have to look in the mirror and blame ourselves.
— Bruins coach Claude Julien on his team's play with the loss of defenseman Johnny Boychuk