2014-15: Recorded five PIMs Dec. 4 vs. CBJ...Scored his first goal as a Panther Nov. 24 vs. MIN...Recorded first point as a Panther and of the season (assist) on Nov. 11 vs. SJS...Recorded five hits and a season-high 16:03 TOI Nov. 4 at BOS...Registered four hits Oct. 25 at ARI...Recorded a team-leading four shots and five PIMs Oct. 11 vs. NJD...Made Panthers debut Oct. 9 at TBL.
Traded to Chicago by Toronto for Marty Wilford, September 30, 2001. Signed as a free agent by Anaheim, July 14, 2006. Signed as a free agent by Boston, July 1, 2007.
You get the right 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