Ryan McDonagh compared him to Evgeny Malkin,
“He’s got the same kind of hands and he’s so fast in the way he moves with the puck. And definitely his shot, his quick release and how hard it is, those are some of the biggest things he’s got.”
Michael Del Zotto said that Nash’s combination of size, skill and skating make him one of the toughest players to play again.
Nash’s former teammate Anton Stralman said that Nash was one of the best players in the leagu.