DETROIT - APRIL 25: Lauri Korpikoski #29 of the Phoenix Coyotes celebrates with teammates for his goal on Jimmy Howard #35 of the Detroit Red Wings during Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals of the 2010 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Joe Louis Arena on April 25, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/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