PHILADELPHIA, PA - FEBRUARY 08: Members of the Ed Snider Youth Hockey Foundation present (L-R) Jakub Voracek #93, Michael Raffl #12, Andrej Meszaros #41 and Mark Striet #32 of the Philadelphia Flyers with their Olympic Jerseys prior to a game against the Calgary Flames on February 8, 2014 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Len Redkoles/NHLI via Getty Images)
You get the right 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