Houle sought a better financial deal, and the Quebec Nordiques, who held his WHA rights, came calling, which allowed him to remain in his home province. The Right Wing would score 62 Points in his first season with Quebec and would increase it by 30 the flowing year. In 1975-76, his third and final season in the WHA, he would make professional bests with 51 Goals and 103 Points, which ranked him fifth and eighth in those stats. He would return the Habs after that year.Houle’s worst season in the WHA showed higher output than his highest season in the NHL (58 Points). He scored 257 Points with a 1.20 Points per Game Average for the Nordiques.