OTTAWA - OCTOBER 23: Members of the Ottawa Senators management and coaching staff pose with their Hockey Fights Cancer ties prior to a game against the Montreal Canadiens at Scotiabank Place on October 23, 2010 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. From left to right, they are: Rick Wamsley; Tim Pattyson, Tim Murray, Cory Clouston, Brad Lauer, Bryan Murray and Greg Carvel. (Photo by Andre Ringuette/NHLI via 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