Memorial Cup All-Star Team (1983) AHL Second All-Star Team (1987) NHL All-Rookie Team (1989)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1993)
Traded to Hartford by Washington with Dean Evason for David Jensen, March 12, 1985. Claimed by Ottawa from Hartford in Expansion Draft, June 18, 1992. Traded to New Jersey by Ottawa with future considerations (Mike Peluso, June 26, 1993) for Craig Billington, Troy Mallette and New Jersey's 4th round choice (Cosmo Dupaul) in 1993 Entry Draft, June 20, 1993.
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