OHA-Jr. Second All-Star Team (1966) CPHL Second All-Star Team (1967) Ken McKenzie Trophy (CPHL Rookie of the Year) (1967) Conn Smythe Trophy (1969) NHL Second All-Star Team (1979) Bill Masterton Trophy (1979)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1970, 1973, 1977, 1978)
Missed majority of 1965-66 due to knee surgery, July, 1965. Missed remainder of 1969-70 season and majority of 1970-71 due to leg injury vs. NY Rangers, March 11, 1970. Missed remainder of 1970-71 season and majority of 1971-72 due to leg injury vs. Toronto, January 30, 1971. Claimed by Winnipeg from Montreal in Waiver Draft, October 5, 1981.
Not only is it a great idea, but if you don't [start using analytics] you're going to fall behind. You have to be on the cutting edge. It was [Arizona Coyotes assistant general manager] Darcy Regier who said, 'If you didn't invent it, you have to be the second- or third-best copier, because if you're fourth or fifth you've got no chance.'
— Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock on his interest in advanced statistical analysis