LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 19: Dustin Brown #23 of the Los Angeles Kings walks off the ice after warming up prior to the game against the San Jose Sharks on January 19, 2010 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Noah Graham/NHLI via Getty Images)
It is really special. I had a lot of friends and family here tonight, and for my first [NHL] game in here it was great. I played here as an elementary-school player in the city championships and this was my first time back. It was a lot of fun.
— Toronto native Brandon Pirri after scoring 2 goals for Panthers in win at Maple Leafs on Thursday