ATLANTA - DECEMBER 21: Maxim Afinogenov #61 of the Atlanta Thrashers heads off the ice before the game against the Montreal Canadiens at Philips Arena on December 21, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/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.