CALGARY, AB - JANUARY 30: Karri Ramo #31 of the Calgary Flames exchanges words with Antti Niemi #31 of the San Jose Sharks during an NHL game at Scotiabank Saddledome on January 30, 2014 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Derek Leung/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