Brother of Doug Rookie of the Year Award WHL (1974)
Traded to St. Louis by California with California's 3rd round choice (later traded back to California California/Cleveland selected Reg Kerr) in 1977 Amateur Draft for Wayne Merrick, November 24, 1975. Traded to NY Rangers by St. Louis with the rights to Bob Brooke for Dave Barr, NY Rangers' 3rd round choice (Alan Perry) in 1984 Entry Draft and cash, March 5, 1984.
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