EJC-A All-Star Team (1987) Named Best Goaltender at EJC-A (1987) Swedish Rookie of the Year (1991) Swedish World All-Star Team (1992) Named Best Goaltender at WC-A (1992)
Traded to NY Islanders by Philadelphia for Ron Hextall and NY Islanders' 6th round choice (Dmitri Tertyshny) in 1995 Entry Draft, September 22, 1994. Played 10 seconds in game on October 17, 1996.
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