TAMPA, FL - DECEMBER 7: Drummer Chris Williams of country music band Clemons Road performs for fans outside of the Tampa Bay Times Forum prior to the start of the game between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Winnipeg Jets at the on December 7, 2013 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Scott Audette/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