ANAHEIM, CA - OCTOBER 14: Erik Christensen #26 of the Anaheim Ducks warms up prior to the game against the Minnesota Wild during the game on October 14, 2009 at Honda Center in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Robert Binder/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