Pittsburgh Penguins vs. New York Islanders - Game Six
UNIONDALE, NY - MAY 11: Evgeni Nabokov #20 of the New York Islanders stops Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins on a breakaway in the first period in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on May 11, 2013 in Uniondale, New York. Jarome Iginla #12 of the Penguins picked up the rebound and scored. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/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