RALEIGH, NC - NOVEMBER 24: Fans line up to buy Thanksgiving-themed mystery pucks to raise money for the Kids 'N Community Foundation prior to a NHL game between the Carolina Hurricanes and the Washington Capitals on November 24, 2010 at RBC Center in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Gregg Forwerck/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