ATLANTA - OCTOBER 29: Bryan Little #10 of the Atlanta Thrashers carries the puck against the Washington Capitals at Philips Arena on October 29, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NHLI via Getty Images)
It's such a privilege to be one of these 80 great players to do this milestone, and it doesn't get better than this doing it where I started. It means a lot to me. A big thanks goes to all the players tonight who helped me to achieve that and also all the players through my career.
— Chicago Blackhawks forward Marian Hossa after scoring his 1,000th career point on Thursday night in Ottawa