- Moved to Rhode Island as a child and pursued American citizenship as a teen. Holds dual American and Canadian citizenship.
- Drafted by the Toronto Maple Leafs in 1975.
- His father, Larry Wilson, and his uncle, Johnny Wilson, also played and coached in the NHL.
- Became the first head coach of the Anaheim Mighty Ducks in 1993, which was also his first head coaching job.
- A scratch golfer, he missed qualifying for the 2005 U.S. Open in a playoff.
- Lauren — Daughter
- Kristen — Daughter
- Larry Wilson — Father
- Maureen Wilson — Wife
- Providence College, Providence, Rhode Island, United States