ANAHEIM, CA - APRIL 17: Sami Vatanen #45 of the Anaheim Ducks shoots and scores his first NHL goal against the Columbus Blue Jackets in the first period at Honda Center on April 17, 2013 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/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