Colorado Avalanche vs. Minnesota Wild - Game Three
ST. PAUL, MN - APRIL 21: Erik Haula #56 of the Minnesota Wild takes a faceoff against Ryan O'Reilly #90 of the Colorado Avalanche during Game Three of the First Round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs on April 21, 2014 at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Bruce Kluckhohn/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