Hall of Fame NHL winger nicknamed Terrible Ted. He organized the NHL players union and as a result, was traded away from his team.
He played amateur hockey in Kirkland Lake before playing for the St. Michael's Majors in Toronto.
He made a name for himself playing for the Detroit Red Wings as left wing for the Production Line, featuring center
He married Joanne Lindsay and together they raised a family in the Detroit area.
He appeared with teammate Gordie Howe on the March 1957 cover of Sports Illustrated.