NEWARK, NJ - MARCH 23: Former Devils player David Clarkson #71 of the Toronto Maple Leafs is interviewed by Devils radio color analyst Sherry Ross prior to playing in his first game back in New Jersey at the Prudential Center on March 23, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Andy Marlin/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