EAHL First All-Star Team (1945, 1946) NHL Second All-Star Team (1955, 1957, 1958)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1952, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959)
Traded to Toronto by Boston with Ken Smith, Phil Maloney and Leo Boivin for Bill Ezinicki and Vic Lynn, November 16, 1950. Traded to Boston by Toronto for Dave Creighton, July 20, 1954.
We were thinking about Rich back home, but I thought we did a great job getting mentally ready for this game. We're still in a big playoff push and we found a way to get two points. It's not easy. It hit our guys pretty good [Monday] night. We did a great job as a group.
— Dallas captain Jamie Benn on the Stars' OT victory against the St. Louis Blues the night after Rich Peverley collapsed on the bench