AHL First All-Star Team (1963) Eddie Shore Award (AHL Outstanding Defenseman) (1963) CPHL Second All-Star Team (1966) AHL Second All-Star Team (1968) WHL First All-Star Team (1970) Hal Laycoe Cup (WHL Outstanding Defenseman) (1970)
Traded to Detroit by Toronto for Red Kelly, February 10, 1960. Traded to Hershey (AHL) by Detroit with Pete Conacher and Jack McIntyre for Howie Young, January, 1961. Traded to Montreal by Hershey (AHL) for Ralph Keller and the loan of Chuck Hamilton, June 11, 1963. Claimed by Toronto (Tulsa-CHL) from Montreal in Inter-League Draft, June 9, 1964. Rights transferred to Vancouver (WHL) after WHL club purchased Rochester (AHL) franchise, August 13, 1968. NHL rights transferred to Vancouver after NHL club purchased Vancouver (WHL) franchise, December 19, 1969. Suffered career-ending leg injury in automobile accident, January 24, 1971.
Yeah, it was a pretty special moment for me. Today was my Dad's [55th] birthday. I have a lot of family in town, so it was a special moment for me to score my first one today. A win definitely would have capped it off, but you can't have everything.
— Sabres rookie Jack Eichel after scoring a goal in his National Hockey League debut
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