DETROIT - APRIL 25: Lauri Korpikoski #29 of the Phoenix Coyotes celebrates with teammates for his goal on Jimmy Howard #35 of the Detroit Red Wings during Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals of the 2010 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Joe Louis Arena on April 25, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/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