• Has committed to Harvard University for the fall of 2011.
• Michalek finished the 2010-11 season with a .918 save percentage while making over 1,000 saves for a prep team that finished 3-20-2.
• He represented the U.S. at the 2011 Under-18 Ivan Hlinka tournament in August 2010. He stopped 23 of 24 shots faced (the only goal was scored by No. 1 ranked Ryan Nugent-Hopkins), helping the U.S. earn a silver medal and record the best finish in the tournament since 2006 with a 3-0-1-1 overall record.
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