OTTAWA, CANADA - DECEMBER 9: Nick Foligno #71 of the Ottawa Senators high-fives young fans as he leaves the ice and heads to the locker room after warmups prior to a game the New York Rangers at Scotiabank Place on December 9, 2010 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Andre Ringuette/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