BOSTON - MAY 03: The Boston Bruins celebrate a goal against the Philadelphia Flyers in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2010 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the TD Garden on May 3, 2010 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Steve Babineau/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