The hearing is about a hit delivered to New Jersey Devils defenseman Anton Volchenkov at the 12:37 mark of the second period of the game between Philadelphia and New Jersey at Prudential Center. There was no penalty called on the play.
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