USHL Rookie of the Year (1997) USHL Goaltender of the Year (1997) USHL Player of the Year (1997) (co-winner - Jeff Panzer) WCHA First All-Star Team (1998, 2000) WCHA Rookie of the Year (1998) NCAA West First All-American Team (1998, 2000) WCHA Second All-Star Team (1999) Harry "Hap" Holmes Memorial Award (AHL fewest goals against) (2009) (shared with Cory Schneider)
Signed as a free agent by Columbus, May 7, 2001. Signed as a free agent by Jokerit Helsinki (Finland), September 16, 2005. Signed as a free agent by Nashville, July 17, 2006. Signed as a free agent by Wilkes-Barre (AHL), October 3, 2007.
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