• He played his minor hockey for the Rochester Americans and his most memorable hockey moment was making his high school varsity hockey team as an eighth grader – “it gave me the confidence to play with older players and we won the section championships that year”.
• Lane’s younger brother, Matt, is considered a possible selection in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft and he will play for USA Hockey's Under-17 National Team Development Program next season.
I challenged him to a goalie fight when we chatted before the game, but he didn't want to go. It was strange to see him at the other end of the ice, but I'm sure he felt the same way looking down at our end.
— Vancouver goalie Eddie Lack joking about facing his former teammate Roberto Luongo after the Canucks' win against the Panthers