DALLAS, TX- JANUARY 24: Loui Eriksson #21 of the Dallas Stars handles the puck against Nick Leddy #8 of the Chicago Blackhawks at the American Airlines Center on January 24, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Glenn James/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