DENVER - NOVEMBER 27: Paul Stastny #26 of the Colorado Avalanche takes to the ice for the pre-game skate to face off against the Minnesota Wild as young Avalanche fans watch from the bench at the Pepsi Center on November 27, 2010 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Michael Martin/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.