VANCOUVER, CANADA - DECEMBER 28: Danny Briere #48 of the Philadelphia Flyers relaxes in the stands before the start of their game against the Vancouver Canucks at Rogers Arena on December 28, 2010 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/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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