WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 03: Evgeni Malkin #71 of the Pittsburgh Penguins warms up before the game against the Washington Capitals at Verizon Center on February 3, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)
It's such a privilege to be one of these 80 great players to do this milestone, and it doesn't get better than this doing it where I started. It means a lot to me. A big thanks goes to all the players tonight who helped me to achieve that and also all the players through my career.
— Chicago Blackhawks forward Marian Hossa after scoring his 1,000th career point on Thursday night in Ottawa