ECAC Second All-Star Team (1984) Hockey East First All-Star Team (1985)
Traded to Minnesota by Winnipeg for future considerations, September 30, 1990. Traded to Pittsburgh by Minnesota with Larry Murphy for Chris Dahlquist and Jim Johnson, December 11, 1990. Claimed by Tampa Bay from Pittsburgh in Expansion Draft, June 18, 1992. Traded to Pittsburgh by Tampa Bay for Pittsburgh's 3rd round choice (later traded to Florida Florida selected Steve Washburn) in 1993 Entry Draft, March 22, 1993. Signed as a free agent by Boston, August 9, 1995.
You get the right the whistles at the right times, you can leave him out there. He's a beast when it comes to being on the ice. I thought [Saturday] he was a big man. That first period, he did that lateral cut and it was like three bowling pins bounced off him. There's not too many guys that can do that.
— Capitals coach Barry Trotz on Alex Ovechkin, who enters February tied for the NHL lead in goals