BUFFALO, NY - JANUARY 27: Martin Brodeur #30 of the New Jersey Devils heads for the tunnel leading to the dressing room before playing the Buffalo Sabres on January 27, 2010 at HSBC Arena in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Bill Wippert/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