DETROIT - APRIL 25: Lauri Korpikoski #29 of the Phoenix Coyotes celebrates with teammates for his goal on Jimmy Howard #35 of the Detroit Red Wings during Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals of the 2010 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Joe Louis Arena on April 25, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/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