MONTREAL, CANADA - DECEMBER 6: Brian Gionta #21 and Andrei Kostitsyn #46 of the Montreal Canadiens prepare to step onto the ice prior to the NHL game against the Columbus Blue Jackets on December 6, 2011 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Photo by Francois Lacasse/NHLI via Getty Images)
It's something that you don't really envision starting this way, but when you put the work in you don't feel like it's unwarranted. You definitely don't envision it unfolding this way, but you do think you can be successful at this level.
— Senators goalie Andrew Hammond, who defeated the Jets on Wednesday to improve to 6-0-1 since making his first NHL start on Feb. 18