WINNIPEG, MB - MARCH 14: Chris Kreider #20 of the New York Rangers celebrates his goal in first-period action against the Winnipeg Jets at the MTS Centre on March 14, 2014 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Marianne Helm/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