Ovechkin was asked if the Penguins' speed made them tough to play against. "Speed? No, I think it was their goalie."
Karl Alzner said his neighbors expressed concern about him shoveling snow because he could get hurt and not set the Caps' iron man streak.
MacLellan said Laich tried to talk him out of it. "He expressed that he really wanted to be a part of it and win a Stanley Cup here."