BOSTON, MA - JANUARY 2: Zdeno Chara #33 of the Boston Bruins leads the team out to the ice for warm ups before the game against the Nashville Predators at the TD Garden on January 2, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Steve Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images)
I'm very excited about what happened today. We've worked on this deal with Toronto for a month, or over a month. It got a little bit of legs on draft day, but it really heated up last night, and we were able to complete the deal today.
— Penguins GM Jim Rutherford on Phil Kessel, who he acquired from the Maple Leafs in a trade on Wednesday