TAMPA, FL - OCTOBER 8: Martin St. Louis #26 of the Tampa Bay Lightning walks out of the locker room for the pre-game skate against the New Jersey Devils at the St. Pete Times Forum on October 8, 2009 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Scott Audette/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