New Jersey Devils vs. Los Angeles Kings - Game Three
LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 04: Drew Doughty #8 and Dustin Brown #23 of the Los Angeles Kings celebrate with teammate Jeff Carter #77 after Carter scored a power play goal in the third period of Game Three of the 2012 Stanley Cup Final at the Staples Center on June 4, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Dave Sandford/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