BOSTON, MA - JUNE 17 : Stanley Cup Final logo on the ice before the game of the Boston Bruins against the Chicago Blackhawks in Game Three of the Stanley Cup Final at TD Garden on June 17, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Brian Babineau/NHLI via 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