NHL Rookie of the Year (1934)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1937)
Traded to Mtl. Maroons (Windsor-IHL) by NY Rangers after Springfield (Can-Am) franchise folded, December 18, 1932. Traded to Chicago by Mtl. Maroons with Baldy Northcott and Earl Robinson for $30,000, September 15, 1938.
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