-When asked who bets on NHL games, Hawks assistant coach Denis Savard had a succinct, one-word answer: "Nobody."- Chicago Tribune
-Jagr made a jab at goalkeeper Dominik Hasek, his teammate on the Czech national team, telling journalists he hopes the goals with which his Rangers beat Hasek's Ottawa Senators 5-1 were the last goals that made it past Hasek this month.
"I hope that from now on he catches excellently and does not let a single goal in. That would help us a whole lot," Jagr told journalist with a grin in the locker room of New York's Madison Square Garden.- Prague Daily Monitior
-Cammi Granato was in the middle of a long, thoughtful analysis of the Canadian-U.S. rivalry in women's hockey when she started to say, "We bring out the best and worst in each other," and quickly caught herself.
"What I should say is, the U.S. and Canada bring out the best and worst in each other," Granato said in correcting herself, "seeing as I'm not there any more."- Globe and Mail