Rookie of the Year Award WHL (1955) WHL Second All-Star Team (1955) NHL Second All-Star Team (1968) NHL First All-Star Team (1971) Lady Byng Trophy (1971, 1974) Lester Patrick Trophy (1977)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1955, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1968, 1970, 1971)
Traded to Boston by Detroit with cash for Terry Sawchuk, June 10, 1957.
After being through it and seeing the other [outdoor] games on TV, just the atmosphere is spectacular. To stand here -- and we are essentially almost on the blue line -- and look up [into the stands] and knowing it is going to be packed and playing our biggest rival in this setting is going to be pretty special.
— Bruins president Cam Neely on the 2016 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic between Boston and Montreal at Gillette Stadium on
Jan. 1, 2016