WINNIPEG, CANADA - JANUARY 19: Alexander Burmistrov #8 of the Winnipeg Jets takes a shot during pre-game warm ups prior to facing the Buffalo Sabres at the MTS Centre on January 19, 2012 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Jonathan Kozub/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