Traded to Calgary by Montreal with Montreal's 2nd round choice (later traded to Minnesota Minnesota selected Frantisek Musil) in 1983 Entry Draft for Washington's 2nd round choice (previously acquired, Montreal selected Todd Francis) in 1983 Entry Draft and Calgary's 3rd round choice (Graeme Bonar) in 1984 Entry Draft, September 11, 1982.
I don't think it's really truly going to sink in until we drop the puck, to be honest. I know there's going to be a lot of smoke and mirrors with the media attention and all that. We came [Monday] and it was sort of a light day to get things organized. We just want to focus in on the business aspect, the game itself. That's what we're preparing to do. Get these next couple of days out of the way and it's game on.
— Lightning captain Steven Stamkos on playing in his first Stanley Cup Final