ANAHEIM, CA - MARCH 20: Ryan Getzlaf #15 of the Anaheim Ducks skates by fans before game against the Chicago Blackhawks on March 20, 2013 at Honda Center in Anaheim, California. Etem scored his first career goal in the game. (Photo by Debora Robinson/NHLI via 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