Father of Daniel NHL Second All-Star Team (1964, 1970) Calder Memorial Trophy (1964) NHL First All-Star Team (1965, 1966) James Norris Trophy (1966) NHL Plus/Minus Leader (1973)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1964, 1965, 1967, 1968, 1970)
Suffered career-ending knee injury in game vs. Boston, January 19, 1974.
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