CHL First All-Star Team (1970) Bill Masterton Trophy (1975)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1975)
Traded to Detroit by NY Rangers for Steve Andrascik, November 2, 1970. Traded to Buffalo by Detroit with Mike Robitaille for Joe Daley, May 25, 1971. Traded to Los Angeles by Buffalo for Los Angeles' 6th round choice (Jacob Gustavsson) in 1982 Entry Draft, March 10, 1981. Traded to Toronto by Los Angeles for Bob Gladney and Toronto's 6th round choice (Kevin Stevens) in 1983 Entry Draft, August 10, 1981.
I'm just excited about the opportunity. I've been on the ice earlier than usual and in the weight room, pushing around a little more weights than usual. Every day I go into a workout with a smile on my face and ready to go. When you do have a little more responsibility, you want to take your lunch pail and get ready to work.
— Brian Elliott to Jeremy Rutherford of the Post-Dispatch on being the Blues' No. 1 goalie