ST. PAUL, MN - FEBRUARY 4: An exterior shot of the Xcel Energy Center prior to the game between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Minnesota Wild on February 4, 2014 in St. Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Bruce Kluckhohn/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