DETROIT, MI - MARCH 23: Darren Helm #43 of the Detroit Red Wings moves up ice with Victor Oreskovich #38 of the Vancouver Canucks during an NHL game at Joe Louis Arena on March 23, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/NHLI via Getty Images)
I got a chance to play a thousand games and that's pretty special to me. To get a thousand [points], it's a great accomplishment. I'm not going to hide my feelings, I'm proud of that. To do it on a win, do it on a goal, I think it makes it special.
— New York Rangers forward Martin St. Louis after scoring his 1000th NHL point on Friday