Traded to Chicago by NY Islanders for Chicago's 5th round choice (Steve Young) in 1989 Entry Draft, March 7, 1989. Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, July 29, 1993. Claimed by St. Louis from NY Rangers in Waiver Draft, January 19, 1995.
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