DENVER, CO - MARCH 16: Goaltender Semyon Varlamov #1 of the Colorado Avalanche takes to the ice prior to the game against the Minnesota Wild at the Pepsi Center on March 16, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Michael Martin/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