ST. LOUIS, MO - JANUARY 18: St. Louis Blues fans look at the items in one of the display cases for the St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame before an NHL game between the St. Louis Blues and the Los Angeles Kings on January 18, 2011 at Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Mark Buckner/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