CALGARY, AB - OCTOBER 28: Craig Conroy #24 of the Calgary Flames is presented with a silver stick in honour of his 1000th game by General Manager Darryl Sutter before the game against the Colorado Avalanche on October 28, 2010 at the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Gerry Thomas/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