Brother of Murray OMJHL First All-Star Team (1977) NHL First All-Star Team (1982) James Norris Trophy (1982) NHL Second All-Star Team (1985, 1990)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1990, 1992)
Missed majority of 1987-88 season recovering from shoulder surgery, December, 1987. Traded to San Jose by Chicago for Kerry Toporowski and San Jose's 2nd round choice (later traded to Winnipeg Winnipeg selected Boris Mironov) in 1992 Entry Draft, September 6, 1991.
Not only is it a great idea, but if you don't [start using analytics] you're going to fall behind. You have to be on the cutting edge. It was [Arizona Coyotes assistant general manager] Darcy Regier who said, 'If you didn't invent it, you have to be the second- or third-best copier, because if you're fourth or fifth you've got no chance.'
— Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock on his interest in advanced statistical analysis