CCHA First All-Star Team (1975, 1977) CCHA Second All-Star Team (1976) CCHA Player of the Year (1977) NHL First All-Star Team (1981) Lester B. Pearson Award (1981) NHL Second All-Star Team (1987)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1981)
Selected by New England (WHA) in 1976 WHA Amateur Draft, May, 1976. WHA rights traded to Cincinnati (WHA) by New England (WHA) for Greg Carroll and Bryan Maxwell, May, 1977. Reclaimed by St. Louis from Cincinnati (WHA) prior to Expansion Draft, June 9, 1979. Traded to Hartford by St. Louis with Jorgen Pettersson for Mark Johnson and Greg Millen, February 21, 1985. Traded to Washington by Hartford for Yvon Corriveau, March 6, 1990.
I remember the first time at Wrigley Field all of us had the long johns, the turtlenecks and the extra equipment because we were afraid of being cold. Halfway through the first period everybody's ripping everything off and we just ended up wearing what we would normally wear for a game at the United Center.
— Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Sharp on the 2009 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic