"It is very important game for us. We don't want to give them 3-0 with the series. We want to come back home with two wins." -- Alex Ovechkin
"What he's going through right now, obviously our prayers are with him. I've known him for many years. He's a great man. I hope everything goes well for him." -- Vincent Lecavalier
"We know it's a huge challenge and a huge task here. I think you've gotta embrace it, not be upset about what's happened. You've got to push forward and try to be better so I guess you do want to be a little upset, but not in a negative way -- use it to move forward."
-- Mike Knuble
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He's, believe it or not, actually one of my favorite guys, and I've ended up trading him twice. I appreciate what he's done. He was one year away from being an unrestricted free agent, and I felt with this opportunity, that it was a chance that we were able to get somebody for him in Nick Bonino and Adam Clendening.