COLUMBUS, OH - FEBRUARY 14: Fredrik Modin #33 of the Columbus Blue Jackets and Kim Johnsson #8 of the Chicago Blackhawks watch as a shot by Fedor Tyutin #51 of the Columbus Blue Jackets beats goaltender Antti Niemi #31 of the Chicago Blackhawks to tie the game in the third period on February 14, 2010 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. Chicago defeated Columbus 5-4 in a shootout. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/NHLI via Getty Images)
I got a chance to play a thousand games and that's pretty special to me. To get a thousand [points], it's a great accomplishment. I'm not going to hide my feelings, I'm proud of that. To do it on a win, do it on a goal, I think it makes it special.
— New York Rangers forward Martin St. Louis after scoring his 1000th NHL point on Friday