NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (1990) NCAA Championship Tournament MVP (1990) AHL First All-Star Team (1992, 1993)
Traded to Detroit by Hartford for Daniel Shank, December 18, 1991. Signed as a free agent by Dallas, August 28, 1993. Signed as a free agent by San Jose, August 24, 1994. Signed as a free agent by Dallas, August 6, 1997.
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