NEWARK, NJ - OCTOBER 24: A general view of bags containing mystery pucks being sold during Hockey Fights Cancer Awareness Night prior to the game between the Vancouver Canucks and the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on October 24, 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