ST. LOUIS, MO - FEBRUARY 23: St. Louis Blues fans take pictures of T.J. Oshie #74 of the St. Louis Blues as he warms up before an NHL game against the Columbus Blue Jackets on February 23, 2013 at Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Mark Buckner/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