CHICAGO, IL - JANUARY 12: Goalie Ray Emery #30 of the Chicago Blackhawks walks out to the ice prior to the NHL game against the Minnesota Wild on January 12, 2012 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Bill Smith/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