New Jersey Devils winger Miles Wood, even as an 11-year-old, meant business.
Before Thursday's game against the Washington Capitals, reporter Julie Robenhymer passed along a challenge Wood made to Alex Ovechkin 10 years earlier:
Word must have passed along to Ovi, who made good on the request with a signed photo that said, "Take it easy tonight."
The two met after the Devils won 2-1. Ovechkin wore a red robe while apologizing for leaving Wood hanging, per NHL.com's Tom Gulitti: