GLENDALE, AZ - NOVEMBER 21: Rob Klinkhammer #36 of the Phoenix Coyotes is knocked to the ice by Andre Benoit #61 of the Colorado Avalanche during the first period at Jobing.com Arena on November 21, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Norm Hall/NHLI via 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