DETROIT - DECEMBER 13: Goaltender Jimmy Howard #35 of the Detroit Red Wings looks over the shoulder of Dustin Brown #23 of the Los Angeles Kings as teammate Nicklas Lidstrom #5 defends during an NHL game at Joe Louis Arena on December 13, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/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