LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 20: Kings Legend Bernie Nicholls watches warm ups prior to the game between the Los Angeles Kings and the San Jose Sharks at Staples Center on March 20, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/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