Brother of Mike WCHA Second All-Star Team (1980) NCAA West First All-American Team (1980) AHL First All-Star Team (1984) AHL Second All-Star Team (1989) Fred T. Hunt Memorial Award (Sportsmanship AHL) (1989, 1990)
Traded to Edmonton by Winnipeg for future considerations, July 3, 1986. Signed as a free agent by Detroit, July 1, 1987.
I watched many times this year the series between the Russians and Canada in 1972, and he was a dominating player there. After I watched the tapes, I respect him a lot more because he turned the series around. He was the guy. In that time, he was the best in the world. It’s a big honor for me to tie him.
— Panthers forward Jaromir Jagr on scoring the 717th goal of his career to tie Phil Esposito for fifth on the NHL's all-time goals list after a 4-3 win vs. the Lightning on Sunday