DALLAS, TX - JANUARY 30: Cody Eakin #20, Alex Goligoski #33, Alex Chiasson #12 and Tyler Seguin #91 of the Dallas Stars celebrate a late third-period goal by Tyler Seguin that sent the game into overtime against the New Jersey Devils at the American Airlines Center on January 30, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Glenn James/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