“You want to go there? It’s 10 days since it happened. We have talked to Tampa’s coaches. We have said our speech. The people that are bringing this up are you guys. Nobody cares about it anymore. But you guys want to bring it up because you want to see a riot, then you want to talk about retribution. It’s the dumbest thing in the world. You’ve got to have better stuff to talk about.”
– Washington coach Bruce Boudreau when asked again Thursday about Alex Ovechkin’s 50th goal celebration.