Played in NHL All-Star Game (1976, 1978)
Signed as a free agent by St. Louis, January 2, 1972. Traded to Philadelphia by St. Louis for Philadelphia's 2nd round choice (Jamie Masters) in 1975 Amateur Draft and the rights to Randy Andreachuk, September 16, 1974. Traded to Washington by Philadelphia for Washington's 3rd round choice (Barry Tabobondung) in 1981 Entry Draft, August 16, 1979.
Unless he really collapses, I don't see him going anywhere. I've been very impressed with his composure and maturity. Once the regular season started, he was a different guy; it was like game on and almost as if he's been around for a long time.
— Florida Panthers general manager Dale Tallon on rookie defenseman Aaron Ekblad