BOSTON - OCTOBER 10: The locker stall of Zdeno Chara #33 of the Boston Bruins displays his helmet with a 'Hockey Fights Cancer' sticker before the game against the New York Islanders at the TD Garden on October 10, 2009 in Boston , Massachusetts. (Photo by Steve Babineau/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