We played playoff hockey. We played like men out there and we played like a team.
I wanted to carry some of the load. I thought our whole line played well though.
He's been the backbone of our team. He's come to play every night and given us the chance to win. He's a guy we can count on and look for to play each night.
We have a lot of great chemistry going on now. We all wanted to elevate our game. One reason is our injury situation. Another is that it's playoff time, meaning the games are more intense and have more at stake.
It's a chance of a lifetime for us. You might not get here next year or the year after. To get back to the Frozen Four is a big accomplishment for this team. But our focus and our goal is to win this year.