Tallied two hits in 7:44 of ice time vs. PHX (3/8) ... Logged 13:23 of ice time at BOS (3/6) ... Made his Capitals debut at PHI (3/5) ... Recalled from Hershey (AHL) on March 5 ... Served as a healthy extra in two games (1/28-1/30) ... Recalled from Hershey (AHL) on Jan. 28 ... Skated in 51 games with the Bears this season, registering 33 points (12g, 21a) and 45 PIM
WCHA First All-Star Team (2009) NCAA West First All-American Team (2009)
Missed remainder of 2007-08 due to knee injury vs. University of Michigan (CCHA), October 13, 2007. Signed as a free agent by Washington, July 7, 2012.
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