Signed as a free agent by Ottawa, February 10, 1925. Claimed by Detroit from Ottawa for 1931-32 season in Dispersal Draft, September 26, 1931. Traded to Boston by Ottawa for future considerations (Earl Roche), January 25, 1933. Traded to NY Americans by Boston for cash, October 18, 1934.
I'm just excited about the opportunity. I've been on the ice earlier than usual and in the weight room, pushing around a little more weights than usual. Every day I go into a workout with a smile on my face and ready to go. When you do have a little more responsibility, you want to take your lunch pail and get ready to work.
— Brian Elliott to Jeremy Rutherford of the Post-Dispatch on being the Blues' No. 1 goalie