Brother of John
Signed as a free agent by Calgary, July 21, 1981. Traded to Los Angeles by Calgary with Kevin LaVallee for Steve Bozek, June 20, 1983. Signed as a free agent by Philadelphia, July 23, 1985. Signed as a free agent by Pittsburgh, July 23, 1986. Signed as a free agent by Boston, October 4, 1988.
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