COLUMBUS, OH - FEBRUARY 18: Dylan Olsen #34 of the Chicago Blackhawks and Antoine Vermette #50 of the Columbus Blue Jackets battle for a loose puck during the first period on February 18, 2012 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/NHLI via Getty Images)
We're buyers. We're committed to winning. That's what [owner Vinnie Viola] has said all along and what we've said all along. We want to win. We want to win a championship. We're putting the pieces together, step by step, and we're hopeful that Jaromir can lead these young guys to the promised land. It's a win-win for us.
— Panthers GM Dale Tallon on Jaromir Jagr, who he traded for from the Devils on Thursday