Chicago Blackhawks vs. Nashville Predators - Game Four
NASHVILLE, TN - APRIL 22: David Legewand #11 of the Nashville Predators warms against the Chicago Blackhawks prior to Game Four of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2010 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Bridgestone Arena on April 22, 2010 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Russell/NHLI via Getty Images)
Just the feel for the direction they were headed and what they're trying to do, it just felt that this is a really good thing for this organization. They've got the pieces. We can put something together and go on a run or two and be together for a while, and I'm really excited about that opportunity. The team we have here has an opportunity to win, and that's the most attractive thing.
— Washington defenseman Matt Niskanen on why he decided to sign with the Capitals