46 Total Quotes

Joe Sakic Quotes

Joe Sakic
It's a great honor, a privilege, and I'm looking forward to it. But to me it's not any extra pressure or anything. We're there to try and win a gold together.
Joe Sakic
#Honor

Joe Sakic
They have such a great hockey club, they get a win, they get on a roll. Nobody here wants that to happen.
Joe Sakic
#Club

Joe Sakic
We've had some bad starts lately and we wanted to make sure the start of this game was a lot better. We played a solid first period and that gave us momentum. We've been playing a lot of catch-up lately and we didn't want to do that again.
Joe Sakic
#Game

Joe Sakic
Penalty kills are huge. It comes down to special teams every game, and those guys have been great all year.
Joe Sakic
#Game

Joe Sakic
All the guys I talk to are happy with Ted. I can't believe this is even an issue. It's crazy. Here in Colorado, the focus is on training camp, where it should be.
Joe Sakic
#Believe

Joe Sakic
All the guys I talk to are happy with Ted. I can't believe this is even an issue.
Joe Sakic
#Believe

Joe Sakic
We were just watching Marty work his magic. He was unbelievable tonight.
Joe Sakic
#Magic

Joe Sakic
The winning goal was bad luck, ... I knew Adam was there, but I didn't know he was changing. It was just bad judgment, I guess.
Joe Sakic
#Luck

Joe Sakic
Here in Denver, we want to thank Jeremy Jacobs for the way he runs his business. Otherwise, we wouldn't have gotten Ray Bourque and won a Stanley Cup. Other than that, I don't pay much attention to what he has to say.
Joe Sakic
#Business

Joe Sakic
Any free meal is a good meal, you know?
Joe Sakic
#Canadian Athlete Quotes

Joe Sakic
He was unbelievable. He was the only reason we were in this game. Unfortunately we didn't find a way to help him out.
Joe Sakic
#Reason

Joe Sakic
It means a lot because as a kid you watched him (Lafleur) in Montreal, doing his magic. I was fortunate to room with him on the road for the first couple of years I was in Quebec.
Joe Sakic
#Magic

Joe Sakic
The benefit is competition, the thrill of playing in the Olympics, being an Olympian, playing against the best.
Joe Sakic
#Competition

Joe Sakic
When you think of hockey, when you think of Canada, you think of Wayne Gretzky.
Joe Sakic
#Canadian Athlete Quotes #Canada

Joe Sakic
I don't like playing against him so it's going to be fun playing with him.
Joe Sakic
#Fun

Joe Sakic
This is where he belongs. He assembled the team. When you think of Canada, you think of hockey and you think of Wayne Gretzky. This is where he should be.
Joe Sakic
#Canada

Joe Sakic
We're there (Turin) to win gold.
Joe Sakic
#Gold

Joe Sakic
We got a couple of breaks on a couple of goals. None luckier than mine, obviously.
Joe Sakic
#Goals

Joe Sakic
We are too spread out on the breakouts. When you're spread out, you start trying to do it on our own. Against these countries, they're just too good for that.
Joe Sakic
#Trying

Joe Sakic
We were fortunate to get a couple of goals early. We have gotten off to some bad starts and that's why we wanted to start strong tonight.
Joe Sakic
#Goals

Joe Sakic
No one has given up this year, even when we've faced adversity. Guys are filling in and doing the job.
Joe Sakic
#Adversity

Joe Sakic
As a hockey player, it's great to be a part of this race.
Joe Sakic
#Race

Joe Sakic
We weren't very good, that's obvious, and there's no real explanation. We can't worry about this game; it's over now. We have to keep our heads up and get excited for the playoffs.
Joe Sakic
#Worry

Joe Sakic
I didn't do much. I was just trying to get a screen in there. He shot it, and it just went off my stick.
Joe Sakic
#Trying

Joe Sakic
Now we have to find a way to put it away. We don't want to give them any life.
Joe Sakic
#Life

Joe Sakic
That's great. I think everybody is looking forward to the rest and to start watching the other series. It's not going to matter who we play.
Joe Sakic
#Rest

Joe Sakic
I know there's been a little bit of backlash from certain people, but you've just got to give him a chance, ... He obviously said something that after the fact he regrets saying, but he's not the one who did anything wrong. It was one person (Bertuzzi), and he paid a price for it (with an NHL suspension).
Joe Sakic
#People

Joe Sakic
I think it's going to bring a lot of excitement and a lot of flow to the game. That's all we're looking for, more flow and scoring chances.
Joe Sakic
#Excitement

Joe Sakic
I can't believe this is even an issue. It's crazy. Here in Colorado, the focus is on training camp, where it should be.
Joe Sakic
#Focus