Montreal Canadiens vs. New York Rangers - Game Four
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 25: Carl Hagelin #62 of the New York Rangers scores a goal against Dustin Tokarski #35 of the Montreal Canadiens in the first period during Game Three of the Eastern Conference Final in the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 25, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Elsa/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