SAN JOSE, CA - JANUARY 09: Kirk Maltby #18 of the Detroit Red Wings and Scott Nichol #21of the San Jose Sharks collide in front of the goal at HP Pavilion on January 9, 2010 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
I don't know the room very well yet. I don't know how we're going to react in certain situations. We've had a couple of minor tests throughout the [preseason] ... We'll get to know each other as the year goes on. We'll figure it out.
— Oilers coach Todd McLellan on starting the 2015-16 season without a captain
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