Signed as a free agent by Chicago (AHA), October 29, 1930. NHL rights transferred to Detroit from Chicago Shamrocks (AHA) after AHA club owners purchased Detroit (NHL and IHL) franchises, September 2, 1932. Traded to NY Americans by Detroit for Fred Hergert and $7,500, November 21, 1935. Traded to Boston by NY Americans with $5,000 for Eddie Shore, January 25, 1940.
I'm here to develop a winning culture and a winning team. There is a bright future ahead of this team. A lot of young, great hockey players here and on the way … a fan base that's passionate about the game of hockey.
— Dan Bylsma after being introduced as new coach of the Buffalo Sabres