NASHVILLE, TN - MARCH 17: Shea Weber #6, Jordin Tootoo #22 and Kevin Klein #8 of the Nashville Predators toss the puck around during warmups against the Boston Bruins on March 17, 2011 at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Russell/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