BUFFALO, NY - NOVEMBER 23: Jochen Hecht #55 of the Buffalo Sabres takes to the ice to play in his first game of the year against the Boston Bruins at First Niagara Center on November 23, 2011 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Bill Wippert/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