NHL Second All-Star Team (1938) NHL First All-Star Team (1940) Vezina Trophy (1940)
Signed as a free agent by Mtl. Maroons, September 2, 1930. Loaned to NY Americans by Mtl. Maroons to replace injured Roy Worters, March 8, 1932. (Montreal 6, NY Americans 1). Traded to NY Rangers by Mtl. Maroons for cash, December 14, 1934.
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