San Jose Sharks vs. Chicago Blackhawks - Game Four
CHICAGO - MAY 23: Fans enter the United Center before the start of Game Four of the Western Conference Finals during the 2010 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs between the Chicago Blackhawks and the San Jose Sharks on May 23, 2010 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jamie Squire/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