Carolina Hurricanes vs. Minnesota Wild - Compuware NHL Premiere
HELSINKI, FINLAND - OCTOBER 7: Eric Nystrom #23 of the Minnesota Wild checks Erik Cole #26 of the Carolina Hurricanes at the Hartwall Areena during the 2010 Compuware NHL Premiere game on October 7, 2010 in Helsinki, Finland. (Photo by Matti Matikainen/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