TTM SuccessSent and returned inside 3 1/2 weeks. Sent to Montreal Canadiens hockey club.
- Played in 14 NHL All-Star Games
- NHL First All-Star Team (6)
- NHL Second All-Star Team (4)
- Longest-serving captain in Canadiens history
- Second all-time in Canadiens history in points, assists and games played, third in goals
- Art Ross Memorial Trophy (1956)
- Conn Smythe Trophy (1965)
- Hart Memorial Trophy (MVP) (1956, 1964)
In 1998, he was ranked number 7 on The Hockey News' list of the 100 Greatest Hockey Players.