Missed majority of 1984-85 season recovering from hand injury suffered in practice, October, 1984. Traded to Chicago by Quebec for Bob Mason, July 5, 1988. Traded to Winnipeg by Chicago for Winnipeg's 4th round choice (Igor Kravchuk) in 1991 Entry Draft, December 14, 1990. Traded to Washington by Winnipeg with Igor Ulanov for Washington's 3rd (later traded to Dallas Dallas selected Sergey Gusev) and 5th (Brian Elder) round choices in 1995 Entry Draft, April 7, 1995.
I remember the first time at Wrigley Field all of us had the long johns, the turtlenecks and the extra equipment because we were afraid of being cold. Halfway through the first period everybody's ripping everything off and we just ended up wearing what we would normally wear for a game at the United Center.
— Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Sharp on the 2009 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic