BOSTON, MA - JANUARY 20: Chad Johnson #30 of the Boston Bruins leads the team down the hallway before warm ups prior to the game against the Los Angeles Kings at the TD Garden on January 20, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Brian Babineau/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