BOSTON, MA - APRIL 03: Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins is congratulated by teammates Jordan Staal #11 and Matt Cooke #24 after Crosby scored in the first period against the Boston Bruins on April 3, 2012 at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
I got a chance to play a thousand games and that's pretty special to me. To get a thousand [points], it's a great accomplishment. I'm not going to hide my feelings, I'm proud of that. To do it on a win, do it on a goal, I think it makes it special.
— New York Rangers forward Martin St. Louis after scoring his 1000th NHL point on Friday