COLUMBUS, OH - NOVEMBER 7: Antoine Vermette #50 of the Columbus Blue Jackets leaves the ice after warming up during the pre game skate prior to their game against the Carolina Hurricanes on November 7, 2009 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/NHLI via Getty Images)
Obviously a lot happened in a short period of time. At the end of the day, considering everything I went through, I really felt close to my teammates and I really feel like what we accomplished, I know we didn't win it all. ... I'm really proud of how we got there and what we did once we got there.
— Rangers forward Martin St. Louis to Jim Cerny of BlueshirtsUnited.com