WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 22: Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals makes a pass against Justin Abdelkader #8 of the Detroit Red Wings during an NHL hockey game on October 22, 2011 at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. (Photo by Ned Dishman/NHLI via Getty Images)
Obviously a lot happened in a short period of time. At the end of the day, considering everything I went through, I really felt close to my teammates and I really feel like what we accomplished, I know we didn't win it all. ... I'm really proud of how we got there and what we did once we got there.
— Rangers forward Martin St. Louis to Jim Cerny of BlueshirtsUnited.com