ANAHEIM, CA - JANUARY 03: David Perron #57 of the Edmonton Oilers is pursued by Ryan Getzlaf #15 of the Anaheim Ducks for the puck in the first period at Honda Center on January 3, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/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