OMJHL Second All-Star Team (1973) AHL First All-Star Team (1978) Fred T. Hunt Memorial Award (Sportsmanship AHL) (1978) Les Cunningham Award (MVP AHL) (1978) Bill Masterton Trophy (1981)
Traded to Philadelphia by Minnesota with Minnesota's 3rd round choice (Gord Salt) in 1978 Amateur Draft for Harvey Bennett Jr., October 28, 1977. Traded to St. Louis by Philadelphia with Rick Lapointe for Phil Myre, June 7, 1979. Signed as a free agent by Detroit, December 2, 1983.
I'm just excited about the opportunity. I've been on the ice earlier than usual and in the weight room, pushing around a little more weights than usual. Every day I go into a workout with a smile on my face and ready to go. When you do have a little more responsibility, you want to take your lunch pail and get ready to work.
— Brian Elliott to Jeremy Rutherford of the Post-Dispatch on being the Blues' No. 1 goalie