NASHVILLE, TN - OCTOBER 15: (L - R) Colin Wilson, Pekka Rinne and Anders Lindback of the Nashville Predators arrive to play the New Jersey Devils in an NHL game on October 15, 2011 at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Russell/NHLI via Getty Images)
It's such a privilege to be one of these 80 great players to do this milestone, and it doesn't get better than this doing it where I started. It means a lot to me. A big thanks goes to all the players tonight who helped me to achieve that and also all the players through my career.
— Chicago Blackhawks forward Marian Hossa after scoring his 1,000th career point on Thursday night in Ottawa