NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 5: Marc Staal #18 of the New York Rangers practices during warm-ups prior to the start of the game against the Philadelphia Flyers at Madison Square Garden on March 5, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Scott Levy/NHLI via 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