NASHVILLE, TN - DECEMBER 26: Ryan Ellis #49 of the Nashville Predators laces his skates for his NHL debut against the Detroit Red Wings prior to a game at the Bridgestone Arena on December 26, 2011 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Russell/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.