PHILADELPHIA, PA - FEBRUARY 07: Danny Briere #48 of the Philadelphia Flyers shoots the puck during warm-ups on his first night back since his injury prior to his game against the New York Islanders on February 7, 2012 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Len Redkoles/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