Signed as a free agent by Boston, November 5, 1974. Officially announced his retirement and named Assistant Coach of Maine (AHL), May 6, 1985. Came out of retirement due to injuries to Maine roster, January, 1986. Named Player/Assistant Coach of Maine (AHL), November 8, 1986. Named General Manager of NY Islanders, December 12, 1995. Served as interim coach of NY Islanders, March 11, 1998 to January 21, 1999.