BOSTON, MA - DECEMBER 21: Zemgus Girgensons #28 of the Buffalo Sabres celebrates following his goal in the first period against the Boston Bruins during the game at TD Garden on December 21, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/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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