UNIONDALE, NY - MARCH 02: (L-R) Chicago Blackhawks Olympic medal winners Patrick Kane of the Untited States, Brent Seabrook, Jonathan Toews, and Duncan Keith of Canada pose for a photo prior to playing the New York Islanders on March 2, 2010 at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
I'm just excited about the opportunity. I've been on the ice earlier than usual and in the weight room, pushing around a little more weights than usual. Every day I go into a workout with a smile on my face and ready to go. When you do have a little more responsibility, you want to take your lunch pail and get ready to work.
— Brian Elliott to Jeremy Rutherford of the Post-Dispatch on being the Blues' No. 1 goalie