EDMONTON, CANADA - DECEMBER 7: Tuomo Ruutu #15 of the Carolina Hurricanes laughs with Nikolai Khabibulin #35 of the Edmonton Oilers during warm-up before a game at Rexall Place on December 7, 2011 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Andy Devlin/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