Sixteen seasons later, Broten retired as the club's all-time leader in games played (992), assists (593) and points (867) and is fourth in team annals in goals (274). The team's Most Valuable Player in 1984 and 1986, Broten participated in the NHL All-Star Game in 1983 and 1986. In that 1985-86 campaign, he became the first American-born player to record 100 points (105) and set the current club mark for most assists in a season with 76. Moving with the team to Texas in 1993, Broten scored the first-ever goal in Dallas Stars history on October 5, 1993 against Detroit. Broten's number 7 was retired by the Stars on February 7, 1998 and he was inducted into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame in 2000.