GLENDALE, AZ - NOVEMBER 23: Goaltender Jonas Hiller #1 of the Anaheim Ducks makes a save behind teammates Hampus Lindholm #47 and Nick Bonino #13 as David Moss #18 of the Phoenix Coyotes looks for a second chance on a rebound during the first period at Jobing.com Arena on November 23, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Norm Hall/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