San Jose Sharks vs. Detroit Red Wings - Game Three
DETROIT, MI - MAY 04: Darren Helm #43 of the Detroit Red Wings stands among Kent Huskins #40 of the San Jose Sharks and teammates Joe Pavelski #8 and Scott Nichol #21 in Game Three of the Western Conference Semifinals in the 2011 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Joe Louis Arena on May 4th, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/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