Played in NHL All-Star Game (1982)
Traded to Detroit by NY Rangers with Eddie Mio and Eddie Johnstone for Willie Huber, Mark Osborne and Mike Blaisdell, June 13, 1983. Traded to Pittsburgh by Detroit for Doug Shedden, March 11, 1986. Traded to NY Rangers by Pittsburgh for Chris Kontos, January 21, 1987. Traded to Los Angeles by NY Rangers for Mark Hardy, February 23, 1988.
You get the right the whistles at the right times, you can leave him out there. He's a beast when it comes to being on the ice. I thought [Saturday] he was a big man. That first period, he did that lateral cut and it was like three bowling pins bounced off him. There's not too many guys that can do that.
— Capitals coach Barry Trotz on Alex Ovechkin, who enters February tied for the NHL lead in goals