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Steven McDonald Extra Effort Award[]

The New York Rangers of the NHL established the Steven McDonald Extra Effort Award in his honor following the 1987–88 season. Detective McDonald personally presents a Ranger with a trophy and a $25,000 check (in the player's name) made out to the Steven McDonald Foundation.

Detective Steve McDonald was a New York City Police detective who was shot on July 12, 1986. He survived but became a quadraplegic.

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