VANCOUVER, CANADA - NOVEMBER 1: Ryan O'Reilly #37 of the Colorado Avalanche tapes his sticks before the game against the Vancouver Canucks at General Motors Place on November 1, 2009 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/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