"I think over the last little while we've done a good job of sticking with it, and this can't be an exception to that," said Skinner, who has scored twice in four of his last 14 games. "We've got to regroup and finish hard."
"I thought he was great," teammate Jeff Skinner said. "He moved well, skated well and made some good plays for us. That's a pretty good story and shows the perseverance, mental toughness and everything. It's inspiring, and for me it's cool to be a part of it and witness it first-hand."