RALEIGH, NC - MARCH 07: Jordan Staal #11 of the Carolina Hurricane and Daniel Carcillo #13 of the New York Rangers dive for the puck in front of Anton Khudobin #31 during their game at PNC Arena on March 7, 2014 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/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