Traded to Carolina by San Jose for future considerations, February 18, 2011. Missed majority of 2010-11 due to upper-body injury and as a healthy reserve. Signed as a free agent by Vancouver, July 5, 2012. Re-assigned to Worcester (AHL) by Vancouver, March 22, 2013. Signed as a free agent by Solna (Sweden), July 28, 2013. Signed as a free agent by Nurnberg (Germany), April 24, 2014.
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