BUFFALO, NY - FEBRUARY 26: Jhonas Enroth #1 of the Buffalo Sabres blocks a shot in the first period against the Boston Bruins at First Niagara Center on February 26, 2014 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Rick Stewart/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