CHL Second All-Star Team (1971) Ken McKenzie Trophy (CHL Rookie of the Year) (1971)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1980)
Traded to St. Louis by NY Rangers with Jack Egers and Andre Dupont for Gene Carr, Jim Lorentz and Wayne Connelly, November 15, 1971. Traded to NY Rangers by St. Louis for Ab DeMarco Jr., March 2, 1973. Traded to Los Angeles by NY Rangers with Sheldon Kannegiesser and Tom Williams for Gilles Marcotte and Real Lemieux, November 30, 1973.
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