DENVER, CO - JANUARY 22: Fans stand in line waiting for the gates to open as the Los Angeles Kings face the Colorado Avalanche at the Pepsi Center on January 22, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/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