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)
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