RALEIGH, NC - JANUARY 18: Fans hold a sign as Jeff Skinner #53 of the Carolina Hurricanes warms up prior to an NHL game against the Florida Panthers at PNC Arena on January 18, 2014 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Gregg Forwerck/NHLI via 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