CMJHL First All-Star Team (1967) CMJHL Player of the Year (1967)
Traded to California by Chicago with Gerry Desjardins and Kerry Bond for Gary Smith, September 9, 1971. Selected by Calgary-Cleveland (WHA) in 1972 WHA General Player Draft, February 12, 1972. Traded to San Diego (WHA) by Cleveland-Minnesota (WHA) with Paul Shymr for Ray Adduono and Bob Wall, September, 1976. Signed as a free agent by Edmonton (WHA) after San Diego (WHA) franchise folded, June, 1977.
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