NASHVILLE, TN - DECEMBER 18: Patric Hornqvist #27 and Pekka Rinne #35 of the Nashville Predators workout before the team faces the Los Angeles Kings during an NHL game on December 18, 2010 at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee.(Photo by John Russell/NHLI via Getty Images)
You can be hyped all you want, but his game will speak for itself. He's obviously going to be a great player so we've got to make sure we keep an eye on him. Whether it's his first game or his 1,000th game, our job is to take care of business, shut him down.
— Blues defenseman Alex Pietrangelo on facing ballyhooed Oilers rookie Connor McDavid, who is making NHL debut in St. Louis
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