At 18:00 of the first period in the Wild/Canadiens game, video review confirmed the referee's call on the ice that the attempt off Max Pacioretty's skate did not cross the Minnesota goal line. No goal Montreal.
I spent a long summer thinking about that playoff series and what could have been. [The Blackhawks] ended up being the Stanley Cup champions, so we know we lost to a very good team. It's tough to know how close we were, and it motivates us for this year.
— Nashville captain Shea Weber in an interview with the Predators website