SAINT PAUL, MN - MARCH 21: Goalie Niklas Backstrom #32 of the Minnesota Wild and goalie Miikka Kiprusoff #34 of the Calgary Flames talk during pre-game warm ups at the Xcel Energy Center on March 21, 2010 in Saint Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Bruce Kluckhohn/NHLI via Getty Images)
It's really exciting. I'm pretty sure that when I play my first game I'm going to be emotional. To be back on the ice playing a game, being in game situations, with all the routines and rituals I do before games and during the game, I feel like I'm going to be emotional. I'm going to be really happy.
— Montreal Canadiens forward Tim Bozon on playing for the first time since his life-threaning illness