ECAC First All-Star Team (1978, 1979) NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (1978) NCAA Championship Tournament MVP (1978) NCAA East First All-American Team (1979)
Claimed by New Jersey from Chicago in Waiver Draft, October 5, 1987.
It's a tribute to him, and everything he's done and deserved is coming to fruition tonight with his jersey in the rafters. He's going to be a first-ballot Hall of Famer. And I said today, if he's not, take my stuff out. If he doesn't deserve to be in there first ballot, no one does. Except for (Wayne) Gretzky, I guess.
— Hockey Hall of Fame member Brett Hull on former teammate Mike Modano, whose No. 9 was retired by the Dallas Stars on Saturday