Lady Byng Trophy (1981)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1981, 1983)
Traded to Pittsburgh by Toronto for Blaine Stoughton and Pittsburgh's 1st round choice (Trevor Johansen) in 1977 Entry Draft, September 13, 1974. Suffered eventual career-ending neck injury in game vs. Quebec, February 13, 1984. Named interim Assistant Coach of Pittsburgh, November 2, 1999. Named Assistant Coach of Pittsburgh, June 22, 2000.
He's, believe it or not, actually one of my favorite guys, and I've ended up trading him twice. I appreciate what he's done. He was one year away from being an unrestricted free agent, and I felt with this opportunity, that it was a chance that we were able to get somebody for him in Nick Bonino and Adam Clendening.
— Penguins GM Jim Rutherford on forward Brandon Sutter