SUNRISE, FL - JANUARY 24: Jimmy Hayes #12 of the Florida Panthers stretches prior to the start of the game again the Colorado Avalanche at the BB&T Center on January 24, 2014 in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Jeffrey R. Sanzare/NHLI via Getty Images)
You can be hyped all you want, but his game will speak for itself. He's obviously going to be a great player so we've got to make sure we keep an eye on him. Whether it's his first game or his 1,000th game, our job is to take care of business, shut him down.
— Blues defenseman Alex Pietrangelo on facing ballyhooed Oilers rookie Connor McDavid, who is making NHL debut in St. Louis
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