DENVER - MARCH 11: Cory Stillman #61 of the Florida Panthers stretches during warm-ups before the game against the Colorado Avalanche at the Pepsi Center on March 11, 2010 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Michael Martin/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