NHL Second All-Star Team (1987) Bill Masterton Trophy (1989)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1984, 1985, 1986)
Signed as a free agent by Philadelphia, October 25, 1979. Missed majority of 1982-83 season recovering from knee injury suffered in game vs. Buffalo, November 24, 1982. Missed majority of 1987-88 season recovering from shoulder surgery, December, 1987. Claimed by San Jose from Philadelphia in Expansion Draft, May 30, 1991. Traded to NY Rangers by San Jose for Brian Mullen, May 30, 1991. Traded to Hartford by NY Rangers for future considerations, July 9, 1992.
It's cool when you think about how many great American players have played the game and the two players that were at that 18-game point streak and what they've done in their careers. It's pretty cool right now, but it was kind of overshadowed by the loss.
— Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after breaking the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Kings