NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 08: Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers makes a save as temmate Michael Del Zotto #4 and Chris Neil #25 of the Ottawa Senators look for the rebound at Madison Square Garden on March 8, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)
You don't see many. The [Drew] Doughtys, the [P.K.] Subbans, those are guys that create offense from the back and then on top of that ability, the size that he has. In the West you play against some pretty big players, and being able to clear the crease and contain the [Ryan] Getzlafs and the [Corey] Perrys and [Anze] Kopitars and players like that, we're excited about him going back there.
— Sharks general manager Doug Wilson on Brent Burns returning back to defense