2013-14: Recorded first point of the season (assist) on Nov. 12 vs. ANA
2012-13: Completed seventh NHL season, first with New Jersey...Played in 22 games recording no points and 44 PIMs...Saw action in 22 of the last 45 games, including season-high 15 straight appearances Jan. 29-Feb. 24…Made Devils’ debut Jan. 25 vs. WSH...For lone appearance over season’s 1st 3 games...2nd on squad with 44 PIM (D. Clarkson, 78)...
Signed as a free agent by Dallas, July 18, 2006. Traded to Florida by Dallas with Dallas's 6th round choice (later traded to Nashville Nashville selected Simon Fernholm) in 2012 Entry Draft for Jake Hauswirth and Florida's 5th round choice (Henri Kiviaho) in 2012 Entry Draft, December 7, 2011. Signed as a free agent by New Jersey, July 10, 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