RALEIGH, NC - MARCH 25: A young Hurricanes fan has his head shaved with other fans in an effort to help raise awareness for childhood cancer at the annual St. Baldrick's Night prior to an NHL game against the Carolina Hurricanes and New York Islanders at PNC Arena on March 25, 2014 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Gregg Forwerck/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