ANAHEIM, CA - NOVEMBER 7: Defenseman Shea Weber #6 and goalie Anders Lindback #39 of the Nashville Predators talk during a break in action against the Anaheim Ducks on November 7, 2010 at Honda Center in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Debora Robinson/NHLI via Getty Images)
You get the right 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