CHICAGO, IL - DECEMBER 09: Sean Avery #16 of the New York Rangers fights for the puck with Brent Seabrook #7 and Marian Hossa #81 of the Chicago Blackhawks on December 09, 2009 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Bill Smith/NHLI via Getty Images)
This team has been a real treat to say you've been the head coach of them. I'm extremely proud of this group ... after the disappointment of (the Game 6 loss) is digested, it's always a lot easier as a coach when your team has emptied its tank, and that team emptied its tank for me for three months.
— Senators coach Dave Cameron after getting eliminated in the first round by the Canadiens