SAINT PAUL, MN - APRIL 3: Jordan Leopold #40 of the Calgary Flames and Antti Miettinen #20 of the Minnesota Wild skate to the puck during the game at the Xcel Energy Center on April 3, 2009 in Saint Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Bruce Kluckhohn/NHLI via Getty Images)
I got a chance to play a thousand games and that's pretty special to me. To get a thousand [points], it's a great accomplishment. I'm not going to hide my feelings, I'm proud of that. To do it on a win, do it on a goal, I think it makes it special.
— New York Rangers forward Martin St. Louis after scoring his 1000th NHL point on Friday