ST. LOUIS, MO - APRIL 21: High school students pose for photos on their way to prom before Game Five of the Western Conference Quarterfinals between the St. Louis Blues and the San Jose Sharks during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Scottrade Center on April 21, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Mark Buckner/NHLI via Getty Images)
They said, 'You're going to love the city. It's smaller than Philadelphia, but you're going to love it. You're going to love the fans. Just watching the playoffs last year, the fans seemed louder there than they did anywhere. I'm really excited about that.
— Forward Scott Hartnell on his upcoming season with the Columbus Blue Jackets