WCHA Second All-Star Team (1985, 1987) NCAA West Second All-American Team (1985, 1987) NHL All-Rookie Team (1989) Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy (1997)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1997)
Traded to Los Angeles by NY Rangers with Tomas Sandstrom for Bernie Nicholls, January 20, 1990. Signed as a free agent by San Jose, August 15, 1996.
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