DENVER, CO - SEPTEMBER 18: Jakob Silfverberg #33 of the Anaheim Ducks warms up prior to facing the Colorado Avalanche during preseason action at Pepsi Center on September 18, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/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