TAMPA, FL - APRIL 3: Alex Killorn #17 and Ondrej Palat #18 of the Tampa Bay Lightning joke around during the pre game skate prior to the game against the Calgary Flames at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on April 3, 2014 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Scott Audette/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