Peter Mueller has been dealing with concussion issues for most of the past two seasons. Less than a week after returning to action with the Colorado Avalanche, he had a game he won't soon forget.
The right wing scored his first two goals of the season and had an assist in Colorado's 4-3 overtime win over Florida last Wednesday.
"It was almost somewhat surreal what happened out there. It was just good vibes," Mueller told 104.3 The Fan in Denver. "After the first one, the whole world kind of stopped for a second. ... It was so overwhelming; I was thinking about how many days and the amount of time I was sidelined with this injury here. It was an overcoming achievement for me."
The tallies were his first since April 2010. Mueller missed all of last season and all but the first three games of this season with concussion symptoms.
"It feels unbelievable," Mueller said after the win. "I wish I could explain more how good it feels to get that...