At 19:44 of the second period in the Flyers/Canadiens game, video review upheld the referee's call on the ice that Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty's cross ice pass deflected off Erik Cole's pants and into the Flyers net. Good Goal Montreal.
You get the right whistles at the right times, you can leave him out there. He's a beast when it comes to being on the ice. I thought [Saturday] he was a big man. That first period, he did that lateral cut and it was like three bowling pins bounced off him. There's not too many guys that can do that.
— Capitals coach Barry Trotz on Alex Ovechkin, who enters February tied for the NHL lead in goals