ST PAUL, MN - NOVEMBER 5: Matt Cullen #7 of the Minnesota Wild changes directions with the puck against Alexander Steen #20 of the St. Louis Blues in the first period on November 5, 2011 at Xcel Energy Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)
Life's about opportunity and how you respond to that opportunity, and obviously he must have some swagger about him, some confidence about him, because he was solid. He made some good saves. He was 6-foot-3 on every shot, which is a good thing for a goalie. He played well. We got a win.
— Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock on rookie goaltender Garret Sparks, who made 24 saves in his first NHL start, a 3-0 win vs. Oilers
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