NEWARK, NJ - JANUARY 24: Drew Stafford #21, Matt Ellis #37, Nathan Gerbe #42 and Jordan Leopold #3 of the Buffalo Sabres celebrate a goal by Leopold against the New Jersey Devils during the first period of an NHL hockey game at Prudential Center on January 24, 2012 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)
I'm sure [my father] was going crazy up there. I hope all of my friends were celebrating in the crowd. Coming back here and all of my friends and family are here, getting a goal in front of them is special.
— Blues forward Ryan Reaves on scoring the game-winning goal Sunday against the Jets in his hometown of Winnipeg