• His grandfather, Lou, played for Detroit and Chicago in the 1950s and was a longtime NHL scout. His uncle, Ryan, is a scout for Montreal. His great uncle, Leonard “Red” Kelly, is an eight-time Stanley Cup champion with Detroit and Toronto.
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