AHL Second All-Star Team (1953) WHL Second All-Star Team (1955) Lester Patrick Trophy (1988)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1954)
Suspended by Syracuse (AHL) for refusing to report to Springfield (AHL), February 11, 1954. Traded to Detroit by Syracuse (AHL) for cash, February 26, 1954.
We were thinking about Rich back home, but I thought we did a great job getting mentally ready for this game. We're still in a big playoff push and we found a way to get two points. It's not easy. It hit our guys pretty good [Monday] night. We did a great job as a group.
— Dallas captain Jamie Benn on the Stars' OT victory against the St. Louis Blues the night after Rich Peverley collapsed on the bench