I thought Elliott would be okay (Maybe a Wisconsin native bias since he crushed for Wisconsin), but i definitely didn't see him being as good as he was.
Also, i thought we might be sitting in 8th, maybe 7th if we were doing well.
Had someone popped out of a time machine and said "DUDE! Blues are going to be first place in the NHL...IN MARCH!" I would have **** my pants and high-fived them.