ECAC First All Star Team (1977) ECAC Player of the Year (1977) NCAA East First All-American Team (1977) NHL Second All-Star Team (1981) Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy (1991) King Clancy Memorial Trophy (1991)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1981, 1982, 1986, 1994)
Selected by Houston (WHA) in WHA Amateur Draft, June, 1974. Rights traded to Cincinnati (WHA) by Houston (WHA) with the trade of Craig Norwich for John Hughes, May, 1977.
I remember the first time at Wrigley Field all of us had the long johns, the turtlenecks and the extra equipment because we were afraid of being cold. Halfway through the first period everybody's ripping everything off and we just ended up wearing what we would normally wear for a game at the United Center.
— Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Sharp on the 2009 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic