NEWARK, NJ - NOVEMBER 28: Vladimir Zharkov #28 of the New Jersey Devils fires a shot during warmups prior to playing in his first NHL game against the New York Islanders at the Prudential Center on November 28, 2009 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Andy Marlin/NHLI via Getty Images)
This is a big year for us in a lot of ways. You can see Garth and management really trying to find that solution to get us into the playoffs and consistently have that. The pressure is great. You have to enjoy it. It just means there's a great opportunity ahead of you.