NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 08: Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers makes a save as temmate Michael Del Zotto #4 and Chris Neil #25 of the Ottawa Senators look for the rebound at Madison Square Garden on March 8, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)
I'm just excited about the opportunity. I've been on the ice earlier than usual and in the weight room, pushing around a little more weights than usual. Every day I go into a workout with a smile on my face and ready to go. When you do have a little more responsibility, you want to take your lunch pail and get ready to work.
— Brian Elliott to Jeremy Rutherford of the Post-Dispatch on being the Blues' No. 1 goalie