CCHA Second All-Star Team (1982) Frank J. Selke Trophy (1987) King Clancy Memorial Trophy (1993)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1986, 1988)
Signed as a free agent by Philadelphia, March 8, 1983. Traded to Boston by Philadelphia for Ken Linseman, January 16, 1990. Missed majority of 1991-92 season recovering from groin injury suffered in training camp that required surgery, December 6, 1991. Signed as a free agent by Washington, August 3, 1993.
When somebody goes out and is there to score goals, but is also there to make some big hits, fight, do all of those things, and he has a great mustache, it was great to see him get that hit and get everybody going.
— Colin Wilson on teammate Eric Nystrom, who scored a goal in Predators' win vs. Kings