UNIONDALE, NY - FEBRUARY 09: Lubomir Visnovsky #11 of the New York Islanders speaks to the media prior to the game against the Buffalo Sabres at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on Febuary 9, 2013 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Mike Stobe/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