• His father, Al, was drafted fourth overall in 1984 by the Maple Leafs and went on to play 799 NHL games with Toronto, Washington, Boston and San Jose. He is best known for his record-setting slap shot in 1993; recorded at 105.2 miles per hour, the record stood for 16 years before Zdeno Chara broke it in 2009.
We were thinking about Rich back home, but I thought we did a great job getting mentally ready for this game. We're still in a big playoff push and we found a way to get two points. It's not easy. It hit our guys pretty good [Monday] night. We did a great job as a group.
— Dallas captain Jamie Benn on the Stars' OT victory against the St. Louis Blues the night after Rich Peverley collapsed on the bench