PHILADELPHIA - NOVEMBER 04: Daniel Carcillo #13 of the Philadelphia Flyers chats with Derek Boogaard #94 and Sean Avery #16 of the New York Rangers during warmups prior to their game on November 4, 2010 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Len Redkoles/NHLI via Getty Images)
I'm very excited about what happened today. We've worked on this deal with Toronto for a month, or over a month. It got a little bit of legs on draft day, but it really heated up last night, and we were able to complete the deal today.
— Penguins GM Jim Rutherford on Phil Kessel, who he acquired from the Maple Leafs in a trade on Wednesday