LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 20: Los Angeles Kings broadcaster Jim Fox, Bob Miller, Nick Nickson and Daryl Evans pose for a photo prior to the game between the Los Angeles Kings and Carolina Hurricanes at Staples Center on October 20, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NHLI via Getty Images)
I had one really not-good game. I came back to the hotel and he [his father] was on Skype. My mother called first and said, 'Your father wants to talk to you.' So he moved my mother away, and he yelled at me for like 30 seconds. I understood him, and then he said, 'I'm done.' And he was gone. The next game I got my first shutout.
— Anton Khudobin recalls a fond memory, explains why he was so sharp in the Hurricanes' 3-0 win against the Capitals on Friday