Traded to Swift Current (WHL) by Seattle (WHL) for Jeffrey Beatch, December 20, 1997. Signed as a free agent by Columbus, May 17, 2000. Loaned to Houston (AHL) by Syracuse (AHL) for the loan of Jason Beckett, March 10, 2005. Signed as a free agent by Boston, September 7, 2005. Signed as a free agent by NY Islanders, July 2, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Boston, July 1, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Ingolstadt (Germany), April 30, 2011.
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