ANAHEIM, CA - JANUARY 21: Jeff Deslauriers #43 of the Anaheim Ducks skates center ice before the game against the Ottawa Senators on January 21, 2012 at Honda Center in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Robert Binder/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