Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 12/18/11

Vancouver Canucks left wing Alex Burrows certainly enjoyed Saturday's 5-3 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Sure, Burrows collected a goal and an assist in the contest, but it what made him happiest is the fact that it came against a team he grew up despising.

"Ever since I came in the league, the Leafs have always been the team I hated as a kid,” Burrows said. “For some reason, it feels good to play here. It's a great building and the fans are great. There's a lot of guys and a lot of fans in Vancouver that don't like (Toronto), and that makes this extra special."

The 30-year-old Quebec native has collected 11 goals, eight assists and 24 penalty minutes this season.

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