Traded to Calgary by Washington for Steve Shirreffs, August 18, 1999. Claimed on waivers by Montreal from Calgary, April 11, 2001. Signed as a free agent by Lugano (Swiss), June 9, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Hamburg (Germany), April 22, 2005.
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