LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 6: Fans watche the teams warm ups prior to the game between the Los Angeles Kings and the Phoenix Coyotes at Staples Center on April 6, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Juan Ocampo/NHLI via Getty Images)
That's a really tough thing to play through; when you finally are thrown out there, the game is fast, intense, every single play matters, you've got to find a way to play through that and make smart plays. So it's a huge testament to [Vermette] and some other individuals in our locker room that are putting their own ego, their own wants and needs aside, and are ready for those opportunities when they do come.
— Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews on teammate Antoine Vermette, who returned from being a healthy scratch in Game 3 to score the double-overtime winner in Game 4