Memorial Cup All-Star Team (1990) OHL Second All-Star Team (1991) AHL Second All-Star Team (1993)
Traded to Edmonton by NY Rangers with Bernie Nicholls and Louie DeBrusk for Mark Messier and future considerations (Jeff Beukeboom for David Shaw, November 12, 1991), October 4, 1991. Signed as a free agent by Hartford, August 18, 1994. Transferred to Carolina after Hartford franchise relocated, June 25, 1997.
We want to make sure that whoever makes our team really makes our team by earning it and not putting them in situations where they get preference because of their status as a first-round pick or whatever it might be. That's not going to happen. Everybody has to earn their way on our team.
— Columbus Blue Jackets general manager Jarmo Kekalainen on the team's prospects at development camp