BUFFALO, NY - DECEMBER 26: Brad Boyes #22 and Patrick Kaleta #36 of the Buffalo Sabres get ready to take the ice to warm up for their game against the Washington Capitals at First Niagara Center on December 26, 2011 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Bill Wippert/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