BOSTON - JANUARY 30: Patrice Bergeron #37 of the Boston Bruins at face-off against Jarret Stoll #28 of the Los Angeles Kings at the TD Garden on January 30, 2010 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Steve Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images)
The old saying in hockey is 'weather the storm.' I put the notion in their heads that we don't want to weather the storm, we want to push just as hard and matched their work ethic. I thought our guys exceeded that in the first period.
— Edmonton Oilers coach Dallas Eakins after their loss to the Nashville Predators on Thursday