WCHA First All-Star Team (1963) WCHA Most Valuable Player (1963) NCAA West First All-American Team (1963) Lester Patrick Trophy (1989)
Played weekend games for Rochester (USHL) during 1963-1965 seasons. Signed as a free agent by Minnesota, March, 1968.
For six months, it's a really good accomplishment. But as soon as April [11, the end of the regular season] comes around, no one thinks about the regular season anymore. For six months, it's a real battle to get into the playoffs in the NHL these days. There are a lot of good teams, and it takes consistency over a long time.
— Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau on clinching a playoff berth after a win against the Islanders on Saturday