CALGARY, AB - JANUARY 8, 2010: Calgary Flames anthem singer Heather Liscano sings the Canadian national anthem flanked by members of the Calgary Fire Department before the game against the Columbus Blue Jackets on January 8, 2010 at Pengrowth Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Terence Leung/NHLI via Getty Images)
You get the right the 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