OHA-Jr. First All-Star Team (1960, 1961, 1962) AHL Second All-Star Team (1964) Harry "Hap" Holmes Memorial Award (fewest goals against AHL) (1964) Dudley "Red" Garrett Memorial Award (Rookie of the Year AHL) (1964) NHL First All-Star Team (1965) Calder Memorial Trophy (1965) Conn Smythe Trophy (1966)
Traded to Detroit by Chicago with Ron Ingram for Howie Young, June 5, 1963. Traded to Buffalo by Detroit for Tom Webster, June 10, 1970. Traded to Washington by Buffalo for cash, March 3, 1977.
I downplayed the first one because I thought it's just a hockey game. We just want to win the game; it's against our rival and we want the two points. I downplayed it, but now having gone through the first one I look back and say, 'Geez, that was really cool.' I think as I've grown a bit older I've got a lot more appreciation for what we're allowed to do every day.
— Capitals forward Brooks Laich on the 2015 NHL Bridgestone Winter Classic, the second one of his career after 2011 in Pittsburgh