Regular season totals for Edmonton (CAHL) during 1964-65 unavailable. Selected by Alberta (WHA) in 1972 WHA General Player Draft, February 12, 1972. Traded to Detroit by Boston with future considerations (Murray Wing, June 4, 1973) for Gary Doak, March 1, 1973. Traded to St. Louis by Detroit with Ted Harris and Bill Collins for Chris Evans, Bryan Watson and Jean Hamel, February 14, 1974. Traded to Washington by St. Louis with Stan Gilbertson for Denis Dupere, February 10, 1975.
I'm just excited about the opportunity. I've been on the ice earlier than usual and in the weight room, pushing around a little more weights than usual. Every day I go into a workout with a smile on my face and ready to go. When you do have a little more responsibility, you want to take your lunch pail and get ready to work.
— Brian Elliott to Jeremy Rutherford of the Post-Dispatch on being the Blues' No. 1 goalie