AHA MVP (1929)
Signed as a free agent by Toronto, January 5, 1920. Traded to Boston by Toronto for cash, December 14, 1924. Traded to Minneapolis (AHA) by Boston with cash and future considerations for Nobby Clark and Norm Gainor, October 24, 1927. Traded to Seattle (PCHL) by Minneapolis (AHA) for cash, July 25, 1930.
He's only 17 but he can see the ice so well and he moves the puck and goes to the open ice all the time, so I just think he's a player that is ready to play in the NHL. I'm really looking forward to coaching someone like this.
— U.S. National Junior Team coach Ron Wilson on Auston Matthews, the projected No. 1 pick of the 2016 NHL Draft