WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 12: Alexander Semin #28 of the Washington Capitals stretches during pre-game of a NHL hockey game against the New Jersey Devils on November 12, 2011 at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC (Photo by Mitchell Layton/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.