Claimed by Mtl. Maroons from Ottawa for 1931-32 season in Dispersal Draft, September 26, 1931. Traded to Montreal by Ottawa with Leo Bourgeault for Marty Burke and future considerations (Nick Wasnie, March 23, 1933), February 14, 1933. Claimed on waivers by Mtl. Maroons from Montreal, December 5, 1933. Traded to NY Rangers by Mtl. Maroons for cash, December 23, 1934. Traded to Cleveland (IHL) by NY Rangers for cash, January 30, 1936.
It's cool when you think about how many great American players have played the game and the two players that were at that 18-game point streak and what they've done in their careers. It's pretty cool right now, but it was kind of overshadowed by the loss.
— Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after breaking the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Kings