COLUMBUS, OH - OCTOBER 18: A Columbus Blue Jackets ice crew member clears the ice before the game between the Dallas Stars and Columbus Blue Jackets at Nationwide Arena on October 18, 2011 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by John Grieshop/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