AHL First All-Star Team (1991) John B. Sollenberger Trophy (Leading Scorer AHL) (1991) Les Cunningham Award (MVP AHL) (1991) NHL All-Rookie Team (1992)
Traded to Edmonton by New Jersey with Zdeno Ciger for Bernie Nicholls, January 13, 1993. Traded to Chicago by Edmonton for Adam Bennett, October 7, 1993. Traded to Los Angeles by Chicago for Los Angeles' 4th round choice (Steve McLaren) in 1994 Entry Draft, March 21, 1994. Signed as a free agent by Pittsburgh, July 10, 1996. Claimed on waivers by Anaheim from Pittsburgh, October 4, 1996.
Philadelphia is where I started my NHL career and this is where I want to be so I am really happy. This definitely gives me a lot of confidence by the Flyers showing that they have confidence in me. I know they want to see me get better as a player and this is the place to do it.
— Zac Rinaldo to the Flyers website on signing a two-year contract extension with Philadelphia