LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 08: Jared Boll #40 of the Columbus Blue Jackets is hit by Alec Martinez #53 of the Los Angeles Kings during the first period at the Staples Center on January 8, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/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