NEWARK, NJ - MARCH 07: Johan Hedberg #1 of the New Jersey Devils makes a save against the Buffalo Sabres during the game at the Prudential Center on March 7, 2013 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Andy Marlin/NHLI via Getty Images)
It is really special. I had a lot of friends and family here tonight, and for my first [NHL] game in here it was great. I played here as an elementary-school player in the city championships and this was my first time back. It was a lot of fun..
— Toronto native Brandon Pirri after scoring 2 goals for Panthers in win at Maple Leafs on Thursday