Father of Eric George Parsons Trophy (Memorial Cup Most Sportsmanlike Player) (1974) Ken McKenzie Trophy (Rookie of the Year CHL) (1975) AHL Second All-Star Team (1976)
Transferred to Calgary after Atlanta franchise relocated, June 24, 1980. Traded to St. Louis by Calgary for future considerations, September 6, 1983.
I'm very excited about what happened today. We've worked on this deal with Toronto for a month, or over a month. It got a little bit of legs on draft day, but it really heated up last night, and we were able to complete the deal today.
— Penguins GM Jim Rutherford on Phil Kessel, who he acquired from the Maple Leafs in a trade on Wednesday