TAMPA, FL - FEBRUARY 4: Ryan Malone #12 of the Tampa Bay Lightning talks to fans as he stretches during pre-game skate against the New York Islanders at the St. Pete Times Forum on February 4, 2010 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Scott Audette/NHLI via 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