OMJHL Second All-Star Team (1975) Frank J. Selke Trophy (1984) Bill Masterton Trophy (1987)
Traded to Montreal by Toronto for Greg Hubick, June 26, 1975. Traded to Washington by Montreal with Rod Langway, Craig Laughlin and Brian Engblom for Ryan Walter and Rick Green, September 9, 1982. Traded to Hartford by Washington for Jorgen Pettersson, December 6, 1985.
You get the right the whistles at the right times, you can leave him out there. He's a beast when it comes to being on the ice. I thought [Saturday] he was a big man. That first period, he did that lateral cut and it was like three bowling pins bounced off him. There's not too many guys that can do that.
— Capitals coach Barry Trotz on Alex Ovechkin, who enters February tied for the NHL lead in goals