ST. LOUIS, MO - NOVEMBER 14: Brenden Morrow #10 of the St. Louis Blues pushes Nick Holden #2 of the Colorado Avalanche to the ice while chasing a loose puck at the Scottrade Center on November 14, 2013 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/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