- ECAC First All-Star Team (1979)
- NCAA East First All-American Team (1979)
- 1980 U.S. Olympic Team
- WEC-B All-Star Team (1983)
- Traded to Boston by Atlanta for Boston's 2nd round choice (Steve Konroyd) in 1980 Entry Draft and Boston's 3rd round choice (Mike Vernon) in 1981 Entry Draft, June 2, 1980.
- Signed as a free agent by Minnesota, March 2, 1983.
We think that Randy is a very good coach. Our players think that Randy is a very good coach. We think that he's going to get the most out of this group. With the addition of the two assistants, a bit of a different dynamic, we're very comfortable that this is a quality coaching staff that's going to maximize the potential of this team.
— Maple Leafs GM Dave Nonis on head coach Randy Carlyle and his staff