Ovechkin was asked if the Penguins' speed made them tough to play against. "Speed? No, I think it was their goalie."
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."
Karl Alzner said his neighbors expressed concern about him shoveling snow because he could get hurt and not set the Caps' iron man streak.