VANCOUVER, BC - FEBRUARY 26: Kevin Bieksa #3 of the Vancouver Canucks sports a Pink Shirt on Anti-Bullying day as teammate Jason Garrison #5 puts his arm around him after their game-day skate before their match against the St. Louis Blues at Rogers Arena February 26, 2014 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. February 26 is Pink Shirt Anti-Bullying Day in Vancouver with a goal to raise awareness about bullying. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/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