CCHA Second All-Star Team (1995, 1996) NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (1996)
Transferred to Carolina after Hartford franchise relocated, June 25, 1997. Traded to St. Louis by Carolina with Carolina's 4th round choice (later traded to Atlanta Atlanta selected Lane Manson) in 2002 Entry Draft for Sean Hill, December 5, 2001. Signed as a free agent by Carolina, August 5, 2002.
It's a tribute to him, and everything he's done and deserved is coming to fruition tonight with his jersey in the rafters. He's going to be a first-ballot Hall of Famer. And I said today, if he's not, take my stuff out. If he doesn't deserve to be in there first ballot, no one does. Except for (Wayne) Gretzky, I guess.
— Hockey Hall of Fame member Brett Hull on former teammate Mike Modano, whose No. 9 was retired by the Dallas Stars on Saturday