DENVER - MARCH 01: Paul Stastny #26 of the Colorado Avalanche poses with his USA Hockey silver medal from the 2010 Vancouver Olympic games before the start of the game against the Detroit Red Wings at the Pepsi Center on March 1, 2010 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Michael Martin/NHLI via Getty Images)
I'm very excited about what happened today. We've worked on this deal with Toronto for a month, or over a month. It got a little bit of legs on draft day, but it really heated up last night, and we were able to complete the deal today.
— Penguins GM Jim Rutherford on Phil Kessel, who he acquired from the Maple Leafs in a trade on Wednesday