2011-12: Has nine points (2+7), 22 PIM in 27 games played with the Rochester Americans (AHL)...
Traded to Washington by Boston with Boston's 1st (Jeff Schultz) and 2nd (Michail Yunkov) round choices in 2004 Entry Draft for Sergei Gonchar, March 3, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Buffalo, August 2, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Spartak Moscow (KHL), June 13, 2012. Signed as a free agent by CSKA Moscow (KHL), January 31, 2013.
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