Missed entire 1931-32 and 1932-33 seasons competing for Canada in the 1932 Olympics and 1933 World Championships in the 400-metre hurdles. Missed majority of 1934-35 due to leg injury in training camp, October 21, 1934.
We want to make sure that whoever makes our team really makes our team by earning it and not putting them in situations where they get preference because of their status as a first-round pick or whatever it might be. That's not going to happen. Everybody has to earn their way on our team.
— Columbus Blue Jackets general manager Jarmo Kekalainen on the team's prospects at development camp