QMJHL Second All-Star Team (1978) NHL Second All-Star Team (1983, 1988) NHL First All-Star Team (1984, 1986, 1987)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1988)
Signed as an underage free agent by Birmingham (WHA), June, 1978. Traded to Chicago by Quebec with Greg Millen and Quebec's 6th round choice (Kevin St. Jacques) in 1991 Entry Draft for Mario Doyon, Everett Sanipass and Dan Vincelette, March 5, 1990. Suffered career-ending concussion in game vs. Montreal, March 16, 1994.
I'm just excited about the opportunity. I've been on the ice earlier than usual and in the weight room, pushing around a little more weights than usual. Every day I go into a workout with a smile on my face and ready to go. When you do have a little more responsibility, you want to take your lunch pail and get ready to work.
— Brian Elliott to Jeremy Rutherford of the Post-Dispatch on being the Blues' No. 1 goalie