Son of Leo USHL First All-Star Team (1946) NHL Second All-Star Team (1950, 1951)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1950, 1951, 1952, 1953)
Traded to Detroit by Chicago with Pete Horeck for Adam Brown and Ray Powell, December 9, 1946. Traded to NY Rangers by Detroit for Reg Sinclair and John Morrison, August 18, 1952.
We were thinking about Rich back home, but I thought we did a great job getting mentally ready for this game. We're still in a big playoff push and we found a way to get two points. It's not easy. It hit our guys pretty good [Monday] night. We did a great job as a group.
— Dallas captain Jamie Benn on the Stars' OT victory against the St. Louis Blues the night after Rich Peverley collapsed on the bench