"He’s been a very important player for our organization from the middle of January on," McLellan said. "There’s no surprise our turnaround coincided with his and Ben Eager’s arrival. He has allowed players to play in their roles, putting fourth line players in a fourth line position, moving some second line players up. I found that he’s very comfortable in that situation."San Jose coach Todd McLellan sings Kyle Wellwood's praise and Woody appreciates his time in Vancouver.