2013-14: 3 fighting majors .. Missed last 2 games (Apr. 10, 12) due to injury .. Recalled from the Toronto Marlies (AHL) 6 times .. 22 GP for Marlies - 21 pts (16g, 5a), 26 PIMs .. Healthy scratch 14 times, most recently Mar. 19 vs. TBL .. Missed 5 games (Feb. 1-27) due to wrist injury .. SUS 2 games (Nov. 2, 8) for boarding (Derek Smith) Oct. 30 at CGY .. Collected 1st NHL point (assist) Oct. 8 vs. COL.
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