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.
I don't know how he does it. I don't know how he gets his body parallel with the player and pulls it through his legs like that. I know he's tried it a couple times in practice and it's never worked, so how he does it in a game, it's incredible.
— Capitals defenseman Mike Green on teammate Alex Ovechkin's highlight-reel goal against the Devils on Saturday