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.
It is really special. I had a lot of friends and family here tonight, and for my first [NHL] game in here it was great. I played here as an elementary-school player in the city championships and this was my first time back. It was a lot of fun.
— Toronto native Brandon Pirri after scoring 2 goals for Panthers in win at Maple Leafs on Thursday