GLENDALE, AZ - OCTOBER 20: Phoenix Coyotes Stick Kid Jackson Peters pushes the pucks onto the ice as the players come out for their pre-game warm-up prior to taking on the Los Angeles Kings at Jobing.com Arena on October 20, 2011 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Norm Hall/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