Traded to Philadelphia by Washington to complete transaction that sent Bob Sirois to Washington (December 15, 1975), September 1, 1976. Traded to Quebec by Philadelphia for cash, August 11, 1980. Signed as a free agent by Philadelphia, January 4, 1983. Signed as a free agent by New Jersey, August 1, 1983. Named Head Coach of Binghampton (AHL), July 23, 2002.
I downplayed the first one because I thought it's just a hockey game. We just want to win the game; it's against our rival and we want the two points. I downplayed it, but now having gone through the first one I look back and say, 'Geez, that was really cool.' I think as I've grown a bit older I've got a lot more appreciation for what we're allowed to do every day.
— Capitals forward Brooks Laich on the 2015 NHL Bridgestone Winter Classic, the second one of his career after 2011 in Pittsburgh