NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 5: Martin Brodeur #30 of the New Jersey Devils stops a shot on goal during the third period against the Detroit Red Wings on December 5, 2009 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. The Devils defeated the Red Wings 4-3. (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)
I think I'm lucky to be here and you definitely don't take very many things for granted, if you take anything for granted. I definitely put my family and my wife and my close family in perspective, that they're the most important thing in the world. I want to do whatever I can to play hockey, but like I said, under the right circumstances.
— Stars forward Rich Peverley to "The Musers" radio show on The Ticket 1310 AM in Dallas