Giguere doing the right thing, on and off the ice

Updated: May 9, 2007, 1:41 PM ET
By George Johnson | Special to ESPN.com

For Jean-Sebastien Giguere, the decision, if you want to call it that, was absurdly easy.

"My wife and son needed me. I had to be there," Giguere said. "Your team needs you, too. But not as much as your family."

Just before the start of these NHL playoffs, doctors discovered that Giguere's infant son, Maxime, had been born with a deformed right eye. There were fears that more damage would be found in the left eye. That he might be blind. A specialist at UCLA Medical Center was consulted.

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