NEWARK, NJ - MARCH 25: Jody Shelley #45 of the New York Rangers warms up prior to the game against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on March 25, 2010 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/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