QMJHL Second All-Star Team (1980) Frank J. Selke Trophy (1988, 1989, 1992)
Traded to St. Louis by Montreal for Jim Montgomery, August 19, 1994. Traded to Dallas by St. Louis for Paul Broten, October 2, 1995. Officially announced his retirement, June 29, 2000.
He seemed to thrive on his own and didn't really need any push from me. I certainly don't want to get in the way of the coaches. You see how that goes sometimes. I never really worried about it and just enjoyed the ride.
— David Ekblad on his son's [Aaron Ekblad] journey to the NHL, signing with the Florida Panthers