OTTAWA, CANADA - FEBRUARY 11: Chris Phillips #4 of the Ottawa Senators tapes his sticks in the locker room with additional jerseys hanging in adjacent stalls at Scotiabank Place on February 11, 2012 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. The club will commemorate Phillips' 1000th career NHL game in a ceremony before playing the Edmonton Oilers. (Photo by Andre Ringuette/NHLI via Getty Images)
I'm very excited about what happened today. We've worked on this deal with Toronto for a month, or over a month. It got a little bit of legs on draft day, but it really heated up last night, and we were able to complete the deal today.
— Penguins GM Jim Rutherford on Phil Kessel, who he acquired from the Maple Leafs in a trade on Wednesday