Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Montreal Canadiens - Game Four
MONTREAL, QC - APRIL 22: Tomas Plekanec #14 of the Montreal Canadiens fights for the puck against Matthew Carle #25 of the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game Four of the First Round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs on April 22, 2014 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Photo by Francois Lacasse/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