ATLANTA - JANUARY 21: Johan Hedberg #1 of the Atlanta Thrashers chats with Niclas Wallin #7 of the Carolina Hurricanes before the game at Philips Arena on January 21, 2010 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NHLI via Getty Images)
I think everyone left it out there. Every game this season, regular season and playoffs, we played as hard as we could. We're not out of the playoffs right now because of lack of effort, and that's all that we can ask of each other.
— Predators defenseman Seth Jones after Nashville was eliminated by Chicago in Game 6 on Saturday