BOSTON - MAY 14: Fans of the Boston Bruins during warm-ups against the Carolina Hurricanes during Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Semifinal round of the 2009 Stanley Cup Playoffs at the TD Banknorth Garden on May 14, 2009 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Steve Babineau/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