SUNRISE, FL - MARCH 10: Francis Bouillon #55 of the Montreal Canadiens and George Parros #22 of the Florida Panthers fight for control of the puck behind the net at the BB&T Center on March 10, 2013 in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/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