NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (1980) NCAA Championship Tournament MVP (1980
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1990)
Signed as a free agent by Winnipeg, May 22, 1980. Missed majority of 1980-81 season recovering from jaw injury suffered in game vs. Hartford, January 10, 1981. Traded to Minnesota by Winnipeg for Don Barber, November 7, 1990. Signed as a free agent by Quebec, August 30, 1991. Signed as a free agent by Ottawa, August 30, 1992.
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