2014 NHL Stadium Series - New York - Practice Sessions And Family Skate
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 28: Colin McDonald #13 of the New York Islanders prepares for the 2014 NHL Stadium Series practice session at Yankee Stadium on January 28, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Brian Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images)
Just the feel for the direction they were headed and what they're trying to do, it just felt that this is a really good thing for this organization. They've got the pieces. We can put something together and go on a run or two and be together for a while, and I'm really excited about that opportunity. The team we have here has an opportunity to win, and that's the most attractive thing.
— Washington defenseman Matt Niskanen on why he decided to sign with the Capitals