Traded to Atlanta by Vancouver with Don Lever for Ivan Boldirev and Darcy Rota, February 8, 1980. Transferred to Calgary after Atlanta franchise relocated, June 24, 1980. Traded to Detroit by Calgary for future considerations (Rick Vasko, May 28, 1981), February 24, 1981. Signed as a free agent by Toronto, July 2, 1985.
Not only is it a great idea, but if you don't [start using analytics] you're going to fall behind. You have to be on the cutting edge. It was [Arizona Coyotes assistant general manager] Darcy Regier who said, 'If you didn't invent it, you have to be the second- or third-best copier, because if you're fourth or fifth you've got no chance.'
— Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock on his interest in advanced statistical analysis