Brother of Doug
Missed majority of 1977-78 due to spinal fusion surgery, October, 1977. Traded to Los Angeles by Montreal with Montreal's 1st round choice (Jay Wells) in 1979 Entry Draft for Los Angeles' 1st round choice (Gilbert Delorme) in 1981 Entry Draft, October 5, 1978.
They said, 'You're going to love the city. It's smaller than Philadelphia, but you're going to love it. You're going to love the fans. Just watching the playoffs last year, the fans seemed louder there than they did anywhere. I'm really excited about that.
— Forward Scott Hartnell on his upcoming season with the Columbus Blue Jackets