CALGARY, CANADA - APRIL 17: Miikka Kiprusoff #34 stops a shot from Sven Baertschi #47 of the Calgary Flames during the warmup before the game against the Detroit Red Wings on April 17, 2013 at the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Terence Leung/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