Signed as a free agent by Port Huron (IHL), September, 1972. NHL rights transferred to NY Rangers after NHL club signed affiliation agreement with Port Huron (IHL), June, 1974. Claimed by Montreal from NY Rangers in Waiver Draft, October 9, 1978. Traded to Edmonton by Montreal with Dave Lumley for Edmonton's 2nd round choice (Ric Nattress) in 1980 Entry Draft, June 13, 1979. Traded to Boston by Edmonton for Bobby Schmautz, December 10, 1979.
I've been getting frustrated lately, and the only thing keeping me sane was the team winning and other people stepping up and scoring. Then you just kind of let it go and realize you can end the series with one shot, that frustration goes away for a brief moment, and that's what happened.
— Montreal forward Max Pacioretty after scoring the series-winner in Game 4 -- his first career playoff goal -- to eliminate the Lightning and send the Canadiens into the second round