USHL Second All-Star Team (2007) NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (2009) NCAA Championship Tournament MVP (2009) Hockey East First All-Star Team (2010) NCAA East First All-American Team (2010)
Traded to Boston by Colorado for Matt Hunwick, November 29, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Pori (Finland), June 26, 2013.
He's only 17 but he can see the ice so well and he moves the puck and goes to the open ice all the time, so I just think he's a player that is ready to play in the NHL. I'm really looking forward to coaching someone like this.
— U.S. National Junior Team coach Ron Wilson on Auston Matthews, the projected No. 1 pick of the 2016 NHL Draft