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.
Unless he really collapses, I don't see him going anywhere. I've been very impressed with his composure and maturity. Once the regular season started, he was a different guy; it was like game on and almost as if he's been around for a long time.
— Florida Panthers general manager Dale Tallon on rookie defenseman Aaron Ekblad