WCHA First All-Star Team (1962, 1963, 1964) NCAA West First All-American Team (1963, 1964)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1967)
Signed as a free agent by Montreal, September 20, 1964. Claimed by Minnesota from Montreal in Expansion Draft, June 6, 1967. Claimed by Vancouver (WHL) from Minnesota in Reverse Draft, June 12, 1969.
Not only is it a great idea, but if you don't [start using analytics] you're going to fall behind. You have to be on the cutting edge. It was [Arizona Coyotes assistant general manager] Darcy Regier who said, 'If you didn't invent it, you have to be the second- or third-best copier, because if you're fourth or fifth you've got no chance.'
— Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock on his interest in advanced statistical analysis