WCHA Second All-Star Team (1993) WCHA Rookie of the Year (1993) AHL First All-Star Team (1995) Dudley ``Red'' Garrett Memorial Award (Rookie of the Year AHL) (1995) Aldege "Baz" Bastien Memorial Award (Outstanding Goaltender AHL) (1995) NHL All-Rookie Team (1995) NHL First All-Star Team (1996) Vezina Trophy (1996)
Traded to Boston by Washington with Anson Carter, Jason Allison and Washington's 3rd round choice (Lee Goren) in 1997 Entry Draft for Bill Ranford, Adam Oates and Rick Tocchet, March 1, 1997. Signed as a free agent by St. Louis, March 1, 1999.
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