• Roy was named the 2011-12 United States Hockey League Player of the Year after he became the first player in the league’s current format (since 2002) to score 50 goals. He led the league with 104 points (54-50--104) and helped Lincoln to a 38-18-4 regular-season record, the most wins for the Stars in 10 years.
• In the 2012 USHL playoffs, he led Lincoln with seven goals and 10 points (7-3--10), before the Stars were eliminated in the Western Conference Final series by Waterloo.
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