SUNRISE, FL - JANUARY 24: Jimmy Hayes #12 of the Florida Panthers stretches prior to the start of the game again the Colorado Avalanche at the BB&T Center on January 24, 2014 in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Jeffrey R. Sanzare/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