Loaned to Detroit by Ottawa for the 1929-30 season for cash, November 27, 1929. Transferred to St. Louis after Ottawa franchise relocated, September 22, 1934. Claimed by Montreal from St. Louis in Dispersal Draft, October 15, 1935. Traded to Mtl. Maroons by Montreal for cash, October, 1935. Loaned to NY Rangers by Cleveland (AHL) to replace injured Jimmy Franks, January 26, 1943.
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