Son of Gord
Traded to Washington by Buffalo with Buffalo's 3rd round choice (Milan Novy) in 1982 Entry Draft for Washington's 2nd round choice (Mike Anderson) and 4th round choice (Timo Jutila) in 1982 Entry Draft, June 9, 1982. Traded to Quebec by Washington with Gaetan Duchesne and Washington's 1st round choice (Joe Sakic) in 1987 Entry Draft for Clint Malarchuk and Dale Hunter, June 13, 1987.
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