NASHVILLE, TN - APRIL 1: Dan Ellis #39 of the Nashville Predators talks with Ty Conklin #29 of the St. Louis Blues during warm-ups on April 1, 2010 at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by John Russell/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