SAN JOSE, CA - APRIL 22: Jason Demers #60, Evgeni Nabokov #20 and Kent Huskins #40 of the San Jose Sharks watch the puck against the Colorado Avalanche in Game Five of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2010 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs on April 22, 2010 at HP Pavilion at San Jose in San Jose, California. (Photo by Don Smith/NHLI via Getty Images)
We're buyers. We're committed to winning. That's what [owner Vinnie Viola] has said all along and what we've said all along. We want to win. We want to win a championship. We're putting the pieces together, step by step, and we're hopeful that Jaromir can lead these young guys to the promised land. It's a win-win for us.
— Panthers GM Dale Tallon on Jaromir Jagr, who he traded for from the Devils on Thursday