Montreal Canadiens vs. Pittsburgh Penguins - Game Two
PITTSBURGH - MAY 2: Brian Gionta #21 of the Montreal Canadiens attempts to redirect the puck as Marc-Andre Fleury #29 of the Pittsburgh Penguins makes the save in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2010 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs on May 2, 2010 at Mellon Arena in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
I spent a long summer thinking about that playoff series and what could have been. [The Blackhawks] ended up being the Stanley Cup champions, so we know we lost to a very good team. It's tough to know how close we were, and it motivates us for this year.
— Nashville captain Shea Weber in an interview with the Predators website