NHL All-Rookie Team (1984) Lester B. Pearson Award (1989) WEC-A All-Star Team (1989, 1990) Best Forward at WEC-A (1990) Conn Smythe Trophy (1998) NHL First All-Star Team (2000) Frank J. Selke Trophy (2000) Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy (2003) Lester Patrick Trophy (2006)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1984, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1997, 2000)
Missed majority of 2002-03 due to off-season knee surgery, August 2, 2002. Officially announced his retirement, July 3, 2006.
I've been getting frustrated lately, and the only thing keeping me sane was the team winning and other people stepping up and scoring. Then you just kind of let it go and realize you can end the series with one shot, that frustration goes away for a brief moment, and that's what happened.
— Montreal forward Max Pacioretty after scoring the series-winner in Game 4 -- his first career playoff goal -- to eliminate the Lightning and send the Canadiens into the second round