WINNIPEG, CANADA - FEBRUARY 15: Kyle Wellwood #13 and Eric Tangradi #27 of the Winnipeg Jets take part in the pre-game warm up prior to NHL action against the Pittsburgh Penguins at the MTS Centre on February 15, 2013 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Lance Thomson/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