Signed as a free agent by Philadelphia, September 5, 1990. Signed as a free agent by Ottawa, June 22, 1994. Signed as a free agent by Florida, July 21, 1999. Spent majority of 2001-02 season on practice roster, October 4, 2001.
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