"You had to flip (about 100) pucks into a milk crate after practice, until they were all in. Sounds easy, but with hands of cement, it took awhile."
Sheldon Souray on coach Jacques Lemaire's drills
"I don't want to be the Buffalo Bills of hockey, the team who keep getting there, but don't finish it off."
Sharks defenceman Kyle McLaren on San Jose's constant playoff crashes
"He reminds me of a young me."
Jason Chimera of Blue Jackets rookie Jared Boll, who had 25 PIMs in his first three games, two fights, an elbowing major and a game misconduct
"If I'm going to come back, it has to come from inside."
Teemu Selanne on his possible return to the Anaheim Ducks
"Just when you think you've seen the last one, here we are, two weeks later, talking about it."
Brendan Morrison of the Vancouver Canucks on the head-hunting hits by Steve Downie and Jesse Boulerice