Traded to Los Angeles by Philadelphia for Los Angeles' 4th round pick (Yves Guillemette) in 1977 Amateur Draft and 2nd choice (later traded to Colorado Colorado selected Merlin Malinowski) in 1978 Amateur Draft, September 29, 1976. Traded to Pittsburgh by Los Angeles with Gene Carr and Los Angeles' 4th round choice (Shane Pearsall) in 1978 Amateur Draft for Hartland Monahan and Syl Apps Jr., November 2, 1977. Traded to Buffalo by Pittsburgh for Gary McAdam, February 6, 1979.
Obviously a lot happened in a short period of time. At the end of the day, considering everything I went through, I really felt close to my teammates and I really feel like what we accomplished, I know we didn't win it all. ... I'm really proud of how we got there and what we did once we got there.
— Rangers forward Martin St. Louis to Jim Cerny of BlueshirtsUnited.com