NHL Second All-Star Team (1935) Lester Patrick Trophy (1972)
Signed as a free agent by Minneapolis (AHA), November 1, 1926. Traded to Boston by Minneapolis (AHA) for cash, December 23, 1927. Remained with Minneapolis (AHA) for the duration of the 1927-28 season. Traded to Ottawa by Boston for Joe Lamb and $7,000, July 25, 1932. Traded to Detroit by Ottawa for Carl Voss and cash, November 26, 1933. Traded to Boston by Detroit with Walt Buswell for Marty Barry and Art Giroux, July 11, 1935.
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