NEWARK, NJ - FEBRUARY 01: Colin Greening #52 of the Ottawa Senators skates into the New Jersey Devils end of the ice during the first period of his first NHL hockey game at the Prudential Center on February 1, 2011 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/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