PITTSBURGH - DECEMBER 23: Evgeni Malkin #71 of the Pittsburgh Penguins celebrates his goal with Sergei Gonchar #55 and Bill Guerin #13 against the Ottawa Senators on December 23, 2009 at Mellon Arena in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/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.