WCHA First All-Star Team (1960, 1961) NCAA West First All-American Team (1960, 1961) NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (1961) NCAA Championship Tournament MVP (1961)
Rights traded to Minnesota by Montreal for cash, June 7, 1967. Died of concussion vs. California (January 13, 1968), January 15, 1968.
If you want to prove people wrong, you've just got to go out and do it. Yeah, we blew 3-2 series leads the last two years, but no one is going remember that if we go out there on Saturday night and beat these guys and go play in the Stanley Cup Final. We need to get back to work and we'll start to do that tomorrow.
— Ducks forward Kyle Palmieri following a loss to the Blackhawks in Game 6 on Wednesday