James Norris Memorial Trophy (fewest goals against IHL) (1969) (shared with Pat Rupp) CHL First All-Star Team (1972) Fewest Goals Against CHL (1972) WHL Second All-Star Team (1974) OHA-Sr. Second All-Star Team (1976)
Traded to San Diego (WHL) by Boston to complete transaction that sent Ken Broderick to Boston (March 10, 1973), June 12, 1973. Traded to Washington by San Diego (WHL) for cash, July 10, 1974.
I'm very excited about what happened today. We've worked on this deal with Toronto for a month, or over a month. It got a little bit of legs on draft day, but it really heated up last night, and we were able to complete the deal today.
— Penguins GM Jim Rutherford on Phil Kessel, who he acquired from the Maple Leafs in a trade on Wednesday