NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 06: Derek Stepan #21 of the New York Rangers celebrates his goal at 19:13 of the first period along with Mats Zuccarello #36 against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Madison Square Garden on November 6, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/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