ANAHEIM, CA - MARCH 14: Saku Koivu #11 and Andrew Cogliano #7 of the Anaheim Ducks look on during warm-ups prior to the NHL game against the Detroit Red Wings at Honda Center on March 14, 2012 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/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