VANCOUVER, BC - JANUARY 7: Darren Archibald #49 of the Vancouver Canucks stretches in preparation for the NHL game against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Rogers Arena January 7, 2014 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/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