WHL West First All-Star Team (1984)
Traded to Hartford by Washington with Peter Sidorkiewicz for David Jensen, March 12, 1985. Traded to San Jose by Hartford for Dan Keczmer, October 2, 1991. Traded to Dallas by San Jose for San Jose's 6th round choice (previously acquired, San Jose selected Petri Varis) in 1993 Entry Draft, June 26, 1993. Signed as a free agent by Calgary, August 1, 1995.
It's a tribute to him, and everything he's done and deserved is coming to fruition tonight with his jersey in the rafters. He's going to be a first-ballot Hall of Famer. And I said today, if he's not, take my stuff out. If he doesn't deserve to be in there first ballot, no one does. Except for (Wayne) Gretzky, I guess.
— Hockey Hall of Fame member Brett Hull on former teammate Mike Modano, whose No. 9 was retired by the Dallas Stars on Saturday