It took longer than he may have liked, but Antoine Vermette's first goal as a member of the Blackhawks couldn't have come at a better time.

After being a healthy scratch in Games 1 and 2 against Nashville, the Blackhawks forward who was acquired at the trade deadline made an early contribution in Game 4, scoring on a redirection from Michal Rozsival to tie the game at 1 in the first period.

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Vermette hadn't scored since Feb. 14 when he was with the Arizona Coyotes.

Check out Vermette's goal in the video above.