QHL First All-Star Team (1955, 1957) President's Cup (QHL Scoring Champion) (1957) QHL Second All-Star Team (1959) EHL North Second All-Star Team (1965)
Claimed by Boston from Montreal in Intra-League Draft, June 1, 1955. Traded to Montreal by Boston (Portland - WHL) for cash, August, 1964.
For six months, it's a really good accomplishment. But as soon as April [11, the end of the regular season] comes around, no one thinks about the regular season anymore. For six months, it's a real battle to get into the playoffs in the NHL these days. There are a lot of good teams, and it takes consistency over a long time.
— Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau on clinching a playoff berth after a win against the Islanders on Saturday