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.
It's really exciting. I'm pretty sure that when I play my first game I'm going to be emotional. To be back on the ice playing a game, being in game situations, with all the routines and rituals I do before games and during the game, I feel like I'm going to be emotional. I'm going to be really happy.
— Montreal Canadiens forward Tim Bozon on playing for the first time since his life-threaning illness