"I was going into the face-off and he pushed my head and I pushed him back. That was it."
— Alex Burrows on his opening exchange with Ryan Clowe in which they drew unsportsmanlike minors.
"I think it's a hockey play and I was trying to cut to the net. Obviously, I don't like losing and I'm not in a good mood right now and it's a tough one to digest."
— Maxim Lapierre on his interference minor that led to a 3-1 Sharks lead.
"I know Lou and I'm glad I don't have to be in the lockerroom and follow all that stuff. You guys (media) are killing us."
— Sharks defenceman Dan Boyle on the Roberto Luongo Trade Watch saga.
"My uncle is a big Canadiens fan and a big Larry Robinson fan. Personally, I know nothing (about his career) just the name. I haven't asked for an autograph for my uncle yet, but it's coming up soon."
— B.C. born Sharks defenceman Matt Irwin.
"He had to re-discover the drive and the passion for the game. We're not going to hand him anything on a platter. He has to earn it."
— Coach Todd McLellan on the signing of Scott Gomez to a contract Wednesday."
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