WINNIPEG, MB - MARCH 8: Olli Jokinen #12 and Evander Kane #9 of the Winnipeg Jets take part in the pre-game warm up prior to NHL action against the Ottawa Senators at the MTS Centre on March 8, 2014 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. The Jets wore special Military themed jerseys during warm up in honor of Canadian Armed Forces Appreciation Day. (Photo by Jonathan Kozub/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