OHA-Jr. MVP (1963) EHL North First All-Star Team (1971)
Traded to Hershey (AHL) by Boston for cash, June, 1968. Missed entire 1968-69 due to leg injury suffered while playing fastball in June, 1968. Signed as a free agent by Long Island (EHL), November, 1970.
I remember the first time at Wrigley Field all of us had the long johns, the turtlenecks and the extra equipment because we were afraid of being cold. Halfway through the first period everybody's ripping everything off and we just ended up wearing what we would normally wear for a game at the United Center.
— Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Sharp on the 2009 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic