AHL First All-Star Team (1954) John B. Sollenberger Trophy (Leading Scorer AHL) (1954) Les Cunningham Award (MVP AHL) (1954) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1955, 1956, 1958, 1959, 1960) Traded to Chicago by Boston for cash, September 10, 1954. Traded to NY Rangers by Chicago for Wally Hergesheimer, June 19, 1956.
I had one really not-good game. I came back to the hotel and he [his father] was on Skype. My mother called first and said, 'Your father wants to talk to you.' So he moved my mother away, and he yelled at me for like 30 seconds. I understood him, and then he said, 'I'm done.' And he was gone. The next game I got my first shutout.
— Anton Khudobin recalls a fond memory, explains why he was so sharp in the Hurricanes' 3-0 win against the Capitals on Friday