WASHINGTON - OCTOBER 23: Tyler Sloan #89 The Washington Capitals celebrates Hockey Fights Cancer Night with fans before a NHL hockey game against the Atlanta Thrashers on October 23, 2010 at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/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