PHILADELPHIA, PA - JANUARY 25: Steve Mason #35 of the Philadelphia Flyers showcases his new helmet during warmups prior to his game against the Boston Bruins at the Wells Fargo Center on January 25, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/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