Philadelphia Flyers vs. Buffalo Sabres - Game Three
BUFFALO, NY - APRIL 18: Enthusiastic Buffalo Sabres fans wave photos of team owner Terry Pegula during a rally before the Buffalo Sabres play the Philadelphia Flyers in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2011 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at HSBC Arena on April 18, 2011 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Bill Wippert/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