NHL First All-Star Team (1936, 1937, 1938) Hart Trophy (1937)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1937)
Signed as a free agent by Mtl. Maroons, March 16, 1925. 1925-26 Montreal Maroons playoff totals includes series against Ottawa and Pittsburgh. Traded to NY Rangers by Mtl. Maroons for cash, July 2, 1932. Traded to Boston by NY Rangers for Vic Ripley and Roy Burmeister, December 18, 1933. Traded to Montreal by Boston with Roger Jenkins for Leroy Goldsworthy, Sammy McManus and $10,000, September 10, 1936.
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